A Truxton, New York man is facing felony and other charges after Cortland County Sheriff’s Deputies say he tried to outrun them on Starr Road in the Town of Cortlandville. 

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Authorities say at around 2:30 a.m. July 13, they tried to stop 29-year-old Edward White but he took off at a high rate of speed.

When they finally stopped him on McLean Road, they say they found White was intoxicated.

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White is charged with felony driving while intoxicated, felony unlicensed operation, and counts of unlawful fleeing police, unlawful possession of marijuana, passing a red light, unsafe start, improper plates, driving left of curb, refusing to take a breathalyzer test and other counts.