GRANT COUNTY: McLaughlin gets prison time on 9 counts

GRANT COUNTY: McLaughlin gets prison time on 9 counts

The driver involved in the high-speed chase last December that led to a crash near Field’s Creek has been sentenced.

The Grant County Circuit Court has sentenced Jeremy William McLaughlin, 29, to a total of 26 months in prison for his part in the escapade that began with an assault in Prineville, and ended in a high-speed, fleeing crash west of Mount Vernon.

McLaughlin was convicted on a total of nine separate counts, with charges including Assault in the Third Degree, Fleeing or Attempting to Elude, Possession of Meth, 5 counts of Recklessly Endangering Another Person as well as DUII. He’ll also be placed on Post-Prison Supervision for 36 months and ordered to pay a total of $1,255 in fees and fines.