Joyride in Mail Truck Lands Colfax County Woman in Jail

A JOYRIDE IN A MAIL TRUCK ENDS WITH A COLFAX COUNTY WOMAN BEHIND BARS. DARRELL MOODY HAS THE DETAILS…

34-YEAR-OLD CHANEL ESKLESON IS ACCUSED OF STEALING A MAIL TRUCK WEDNESDAY MORNING FROM THE MAXWELL AREA. POLICE LATER LOCATED THE MAIL TRUCK ON I-25. ESKELSON MADE A U-TURN AND A CHASE ENSUED. NEW MEXICO STATE POLICE, COLFAX COUNTY DEPUTIES AND RATON POLICE EVENTUALLY JOINED THE PURSUIT. THEY HAD TO USE STOP STICKS AND A PIT MANEUVER TO DISBLE THE VEHICLE. ESKLESON WAS EVENTUALLY TAKEN INTO CUSTODY. SHE FACES A SLEW OF FELONY CHARGES INCLUDING AGGRAVATED ASSAULT AND BATTERY OF A PEACE OFFICER, CRIMINAL DAMAGE TO PROPERTY, AGGRAVATED BATTERY WITHA DEADLY WEAPON, UNLAWFUL TAKING OF A MOTOR VEHICLE…AND WAIT FOR IT…DRIVING ON A SUSPENDED LICENSE.