TWO SUSPECTS ARRESTED AFTER FOOT PURSUIT

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TWO SUSPECTS ARRESTED AFTER FOOT PURSUIT

Two people face theft and evading arrest charges following a foot pursuit in the Bradford Hill Road area, Monday night.

The incident began when a Sammy Lane South resident reported an unoccupied vehicle parked on his property shortly before 6 p.m.

Sgt. Dusty Hailey went to the area and discovered two suspicious individuals, a male and female.

Sgt. Hailey called for backup after the subjects failed to halt at the officer’s request.

Sgt. Hailey chased after the subjects in a wooded area near a field.

Sgt. Junior Fields, Sheriff Steve Hopper and Deputy Kendra Kuntsman responded as backup to the call.

Sgt. Fields deployed his drug and tracking dog Constance during the pursuit.

The male subject was captured shortly after 6 p.m. and the female located shortly after.

According to Chief Deputy Eugene Roberts, the two had taken three vehicles during the day in the Nashville area.

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