Police attempted to stop a Bend motorcyclist for allegedly driving recklessly in south Bend Monday evening, leading to a short chase at speeds not exceeding 60 m.p.h., and ending with the man's arrest for traffic and drug charges, authorities said.
According to Sgt. Tom Pine with Bend Police, at 7:52 p.m. on September 18 officers observed Billy Delmont Maxwell, a 37-year old Bend resident, operating his motorcycle recklessly on China Hat Road east of Highway 97.
|Billy Delmont Maxwell, DCJ Photo |
Police attempted to pull Maxwell over, but he allegedly failed to yield and led officers on a brief pursuit prior to being taken into custody without incident. He faces charges of reckless driving, failure to yield, and methamphetamine possession and was lodged in the Deschutes County Jail.