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Wilmington chase ends at suspect's home

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Ricky Wallace Jr. led police on a chase that ended at his home. (Source: New Hanover County Sheriff's Dept.) Ricky Wallace Jr. led police on a chase that ended at his home. (Source: New Hanover County Sheriff's Dept.)

WILMINGTON, NC (WECT) - An chase through the streets of Wilmington Monday night ended in an unexpected location.

According to Trooper B.R. Phillips, Ricky Wallace Jr. was clocked traveling 75 mph in a 45 mph zone on Carolina Beach Road.

Wallace refused to stop and began throwing drugs out his car near the intersection of Carolina Beach Rd. and Raleigh Street.

Officers continued to follow Wallace until he stopped at his home on Calhoun Dr.

Phillips said Wallace was taken to New Hanover Regional Medical Center because of what the trooper called an "impaired state." Wallace was later released and taken to jail.

Wallace is facing multiple charges including DWI, careless and wreckless driving, and possession of heroin.

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