Multiple agencies assisting in Marlboro County manhunt following vehicle chase

Multiple agencies assisting in Marlboro County manhunt following vehicle chase

MARLBORO COUNTY, SC (WMBF) – Police are searching for a person who led law enforcement on a vehicle chase in Marlboro County before jumping out of his car and running away on foot.

According to Marlboro County Sheriff's Lt. Sarah Albarri, the chase started around 1 p.m. Tuesday on Old Wire Road. Police attempted to stop the person, as he was a possible burglary suspect, she added.

Albarri said the search was continuing just before 3:30 p.m. Tuesday in the area of Old Wire Road. A dog team is being used, and Marlboro County deputies are being assisted by law enforcement agents from Chesterfield and Darlington counties, as well as McColl police officers.

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