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Cayce Police pursue suspect who allegedly runs red light and hits another car and injures driver

Monday afternoon, a suspect wanted on multiple warrants in multiple jurisdictions for larceny, burglary, breach of trust was seen driving on Charleston Highway in Cayce. Sunday night the same suspect entered the parking lot of a Cayce business to allegedly steal items out of multiple vehicles. Additional felony charges are forthcoming.

When officers attempted to do a traffic stop Monday on the vehicle that matched the description of the suspect’s vehicle, the suspect fled the scene in that vehicle. The suspect fled at high rates of speed while being pursued by Cayce police officers. Just before 5 p,m. the suspect ran a red light at the corner of Pineview Road and Shop Road, hitting another vehicle and injuring the driver. Police are asking motorists to avoid the area of Shop Road and Pineview Road in Richland County and find an alternate route to travel. We will update you as soon as possible.