The following press release has been issued by Andrews Police Department. All suspects are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.
On Friday May 18, 2018, Town of Andrews Police Officers pursued the pictured vehicle in a high speed chase which ended on Tatham Street. The vehicle had been observed conducting suspicious activity by Officers, and when the Officer got behind the vehicle, the vehicle fled at a high speed before the blue lights even came on. The Officer closely pursued the car until the car was traveling too fast to make a hard left turn and the vehicle wrecked into a ditch. Three individuals fled in which two were caught and arrested at the scene. The identity is well known of the third person still on the run.
Methamphetamine, paraphernalia, and other contraband was located and active warrants were discovered on one passenger.
Andrews Police will continue and increase an aggressive enforcement strategy on drugs, theft, and violent crimes in our town. We will pursue and bring criminals to justice.
Arrested by Andrews Police Department on May 18th were the following individuals as posted on the Cherokee County Detention Center website: Marcelite Jones Daniels and Patrick Eddie Scott Carringer.
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