High speed chase ends with arrest



ERIC FACIOA high speed chase that orginated in Merced and reached speeds of 100 miles per hour ended in Mariposa on Oct. 25. The suspect was driving a stolen car and had to be tased to be subdued.
According to the Mariposa County Sheriff’s report, 32-year-old Eric Facio, a transient, was high on methamphetamine and driving a car that had been stolen in Arizona.
In the early morning hours of Oct. 25, Mariposa authorities were notified by Merced police that Facio was driving east on Highwa...

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