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Police: Driver in traffic stop leads officers in chase, abandons car

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The Irmo Police Department needs your help finding a runaway driver after officers say he sped away during a traffic stop. 

Officials say they stopped Quintin Garrett on Lake Murray Boulevard Tuesday morning, but he sped off shortly after the stop.

Officers say Garrett led them down Broad River Road, Zimalcrest Drive, Interstate 26, and Interstate 20.

Investigators say Garrett abandoned his car, a black Mitsubishi Galant, on Interstate 277 near mile markers 3 and 4.

If you have any information on Garrett's whereabouts, call Crimestoppers at 1-888-CRIME-SC.

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