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Two suspects arrested on drug, firearm charges following high-speed chase

Nashville, TENNESSEE – Metro Police said both suspects were arrested and taken into custody on Monday.

19-year-old Taylor Ewin is now charged with four counts of felony drug possession with intent to sell and evading arrest. He is being held on $77,500 bond.

23-year-old Aaron McCulland is charged with three counts of a felon in possession of a weapon, two counts of theft of a firearm, two counts of felony drug possession with intent to sell, and three counts of possession of a firearm during the commission of a felony. He is being held on $95,000 bond. 

Both suspects were arrested following high speed chase that started at the intersection of Haywood Lane and Ezell Road, Metro Police said.

The 19-year-old driver stopped several blocks later on Owendale Drive where McCulland got out and fled on foot, carrying bags.

Officers on the ground took McCulland into custody and recovered a black duffle bag containing more than six pounds of marijuana in vacuumed sealed bags, and 13 packages of hallucinogenic mushroom candy bars.

In a brown bag, detectives recovered more marijuana and three pistols.

Ewin was in possession of six oxycodone pills and $3,897 cash. More marijuana, ammunition, and digital scales were recovered from the car.

This incident remains under investigation.

This is a developing story and it will be updated as new information become available.