James Douglas of Messer Rd Valdese was seen by NCSHP on a Blue Yamaha R1 on the Date Of 4-26-2017 on I-40 East bound driving recklessly and Speeding in excess of 175mph. Officed J.D Billingham of the North Carolina Highway Patrol attempted to stop Mr. Woody but he instead took off. The chase ran through several counties including Burke Catawba Caldwell and back to Burke where Officers decided to stop the chase and stop looking for him. Any information to his whereabouts or location is greatly appreciated and you ask to call Burke County Sheriffs Office. Names and Information will remain anonymous.