RCSD ends search for suspect with suspended license plate

RCSD ends search for suspect with suspended license plate

RICHLAND COUNTY, S.C. (WIS) - Deputies with the Richland County Sheriff’s Department have ended the search for a suspect who had a suspended license plate.

The incident began around 8:45 p.m. this evening.

According to officials, an RCSD deputy ran a license plate that came back as suspended near the intersection of Garners Ferry Road and Interstate 77.

The deputy attempted to stop the vehicle but the driver took off. A short vehicle chase ensued before it ended at Clifton and Drake streets.

The suspect fled on foot into the woods. A perimeter was established, but the search was unsuccessful.

It is unclear if RCSD will resume searching the suspect tomorrow.

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