Pierce County prosecutors have charged a 29-year-old man after he allegedly led Lakewood police on a high-speed chase early Friday, then drove at a sheriff’s deputy.
Kamara K. Chouap was charged Monday with first-degree assault and attempting to elude a pursuing police vehicle. He’s being held in Pierce County Jail in lieu of $150,000 bail.
Charging documents provide the following information:
Just before 3 a.m. Friday, Lakewood officers tried to stop Chouap’s vehicle. (The reason for the traffic stop is not listed in the charging documents.)
Chouap didn’t stop and took off at a high rate of speed. The officers …