Gary Valdez Lynch was due in court this week. Lynch is accused of attempting to run over an officer in a stolen vehicle and then leading officers on a high speed chase.
Lynch is being charged with aggravated assault against a public servant which is a first degree felony. If found guilty Lynch could receive any where from five to 99 years or life in prison.
His evading arrest charge carries a maximum sentence if convicted up to 10 years in prison. The use of an unauthorized vehicle could carry up to two years in the state jail.
29 year-old Lynch will go to trial on March 20, 2017 in the Hunt County District Court.