Police arrest man after ‘high risk’ traffic stop around 82nd Ave. North

Police arrest man after ‘high risk’ traffic stop around 82nd Ave. North
James L. Miller. (Source: MBPD)

MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. (WMBF) – Myrtle Beach police conducted a “high risk” traffic stop Tuesday afternoon around 82nd Avenue North and Kings Highway.

Myrtle Beach Police Cpl. Tom Vest said during a traffic stop, the license plate was alerted as stolen. This led to the high risk stop, “as stolen license plates are an indicator of other potential criminal activity,” he added.

Officers conducted a "high risk" traffic stop around 82nd Avenue and Kings Highway Tuesday afternoon.
Officers conducted a "high risk" traffic stop around 82nd Avenue and Kings Highway Tuesday afternoon. (Source: WMBF News)

Vest identified the suspect as 60-year-old James L. Miller.

Online records show Miller was charged with two drug offenses, receiving stolen goods, fugitive warrant and a traffic violation.

No other information was immediately available.

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