HARTSVILLE, SC (WMBF) – A Darlington man was arrested Monday for allegedly stealing a car after leading law enforcement on a short vehicle chase.
Jacorey Miller was charged with failure to stop for a blue light, giving false information, grand larceny of $10,000 or more, operating a motor vehicle without a license and public disorderly conduct, according to information on the Darlington County Sheriff's Office's website.
A Hartsville Police Department press release stated officers went to The Markette at 621 S. Fifth St., after getting reports that a person's car had been stolen.
A deputy with the Darlington County Sheriff's Office located the vehicle and a short pursuit began that went down Sumter Avenue, according to the release.
The suspect was then stopped and arrested. Officers allegedly found a pistol in the car that belonged to the victim.
The car was reportedly returned undamaged to the proper owner.