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Wanted man jumps from Guntersville bridge following high-speed chase

Posted: Sunday, January 6, 2013 12:31 pm | Updated: 7:23 pm, Sun Jan 6, 2013.

Search and rescue teams from across North Alabama remained on the Tennessee River Sunday looking for any signs of Deonta Markey Griffin.

Griffin, 20, of Guntersville, jumped from the Guntersville River Bridge at about 11 p.m. Saturday after leading Boaz, Albertville and Guntersville police on a high speed chase.

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  • John Thompson posted at 6:50 pm on Sun, Jan 6, 2013.

    John Thompson Posts: 405

    This is quite an interesting story.
    Thanks Mrs. Summers for bringing it to us. I don't watch a lot of local news on TV but do check in the Reporter often just in case news like this breaks.