Not guilty plea in 100 mph Floyd County chase

Wayne Watson
Wayne Watson

Iowa City man to stand trial in April.

Posted: Mar 6, 2019 1:32 PM

CHARLES CITY, Iowa – A 100 mile per hour chase through Floyd County is going to trial.

Wayne Cage Watson, 55 of Iowa City, was arrested the evening of February 1 and charged with eluding, OWI-2nd offense, and driving while revoked. The Floyd County Sheriff’s Office says he sped away from deputies and eventually went into a ditch in the 2100 block of 210th Street.

Watson is pleading not guilty and is due to stand trial starting April 18.

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