Bear man faces sixth DUI

A Bear man has been pulled over and charged with his sixth DUI.

Jeffrey Barnes was pulled over early Friday morning after making an illegal U-turn at a light on Coastal Highway at State Route 24.

Police say as they followed Barnes' vehicle it was all over the road. When they put on their lights, they say Barnes pulled into a Walmart parking lot and stopped before trying to take off on foot.

Barnes was caught after a brief chase. He was taken into custody where police found he had five previous DUI's dating back to 1996.

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