Malik McKay, 18 of Rome, was arrested this week after leading police on a high-speed chase down Georgia 20 where he was later found in possession of drugs.

Report stated that officers spotted Mackay driving 81 miles per hour in a 45 Zone and then fled from officers when they attempted a traffic stop.

Police said that McKay drove in a reckless manner passing numerous vehicles at double the posted speed before eventually pulling over in the GMC parking lot. A search found him allegedly in possession of marijuana.

McKay is charged with possession of marijuana, attempting to elude police officer, driving with a valid license without a valid license, speeding, reckless driving, and failure to maintain Lane.