Man Arrested for Allegedly Stealing Car, Fleeing Officers

A Wheeling man who allegedly stole a car and was chased into Belmont County by Wheeling Police is being held in the Belmont County Jail on two charges.

Raymond Asbury, 18, of 367 Virginia Park Road, is being held on charges of receiving stolen property and failure to comply with the lawful order of police. His bond was set at $15,000.

According to a dispatcher at Belmont County 911, Asbury was first taken to East Ohio Regional Hospital to be checked before he was brought to the jail.

He was taken into custody on I-70 at milepost 220 at about 3 a.m. The Ohio State Highway Patrol and the Belmont County Sheriff’s Office assisted in the chase and arrest.