A Grand Forks man has been sentenced to serve three years in prison for leading law officers on a chase in a stolen vehicle last spring.

A Grand Forks man has been sentenced to serve three years in prison for leading law officers on a chase in a stolen vehicle last spring.

Twenty-nine-year-old Derek Fuglem was accused of leading Grand Forks police and Grand Forks County deputies on a chase April 24 that reached speeds of up to 110 mph.

Court documents show Fuglem pleaded guilty Monday to theft, reckless endangerment and fleeing, and prosecutors dropped drug charges. He was sentenced to five years in prison with two years suspended, and given credit for about four months already spent behind bars.