According to a report on, a New York man is facing several charges after he led officers on a high speed chase Friday afternoon which began when the Cheriton Police attempted to stop him.

45-year-old Patrick Nilo Gil of New York has been charged with reckless driving, eluding police and two counts of felonious assault. Nilo is being held without bail in a Virginia Beach Jail.

The chase began at Cheriton and ended on the Hampton Roads Bridge Tunnel.