A man faces charges after police say he drove into oncoming traffic while fleeing officers, ran from police and dumped a bottle of PCP out on himself and officers.
According to Bryan police, an officer patrolling San Jacinto Lane around 2:30 a.m. Friday noticed the driver of a Cadillac behaving oddly. The officer followed the car and noticed it was swerving. According to police the man began to flee, at one point driving northbound in the southbound lanes of Earl Rudder Freeway, before he was stopped by two sets of tire-deflating devices. When the driver, Curtis Wayne Goosby, 29, got out of the car, police say he began emptying a small mouthwash bottle of liquid, which covered his hands and sprayed on police officers. The liquid later tested positive for PCP. Once subdued, Goosby was taken to St. Joseph Regional Medical Center.
Goosby is charged with tampering with evidence and possession of more than one gram of PCP, both third-degree felonies punishable by up to 10 years in jail and up to $10,000 in fines. He is charged with evading arrest by vehicle and evading arrest with a previous conviction, both state jail felonies punishable by up to two years in jail and up to $10,000 in fines and driving while intoxicated, which is a Class B misdemeanor punishable by 180 days in jail and up to $1,000 in fines, He was released from the Brazos County Detention Center on $65,000 bond.