Car Chase

Driver Detained by K-9

Stacie Bartro
September 19, 2019 - 9:40 am

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Deputies attempted to pull over a reckless driver on Moores Mill Road in Piedmont Wednesday night around 8:30pm.

Sergeant J.T. Foster said the driver, in a Nissan, would not stop and a chase ensued.  After using tire deflation devices, the driver wrecked off of Ivy Circle. 

With all four tires flat, the driver then backed up into a patrol car.  When they would not exit the vehicle, Deputies approached to remove the driver.

According to Sgt. Foster, at that time the driver reached for a gun in the passenger side of the car.  An Anderson County K-9 Deputy was used to detain the driver.

The driver was arrested.  Deputies are investigating and all charges are pending at this time. 

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