LUBBOCK, Texas — A man was arrested on Wednesday after a law enforcement chase stopped in the middle of Highway 84 near Slaton with a person barricaded in a vehicle, according to the Lubbock County Sheriff’s Office.

According to LCSO, the chase started with Abernathy Police around 1:30 p.m. Authorities said after the suspect, identified as Millington Lederyl Fields, 45, refused to exit his vehicle on Highway 84, LCSO’s SWAT unit was deployed.

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LCSO said Fields was taken into custody after he surrendered at 4:37 p.m.

Fields was taken to the Lubbock County Detention Center and charged with evading arrest, reckless driving and aggravated assault with a deadly weapon, according to LCSO.

Authorities said no injuries were reported and the roadway was re-opened.