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Suspect arrested following police chase on Highway 31

HORRY COUNTY, SC (WMBF) – A person has been arrested after leading Horry County police on a car chase.

Police said they attempted to stop the driver for a tag violation on Highway 31 when the person fled northbound just before 9 p.m. Wednesday.

After leading police from Highway 31 on to Highway 9 westbound, police said stop sticks were used to stop the suspect. Two tires deflated on the vehicle the suspect was driving.

The suspect was arrested on Highway 9 in front of Big E's Seafood and BBQ restaurant, said Cpl. Ard with the Horry County PD.

The suspect was arrested for several traffic violations including failure to stop for blue lights, said Ard.

The suspect's name and charges will be released Thursday, said police.

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