Wanted: Georgetown fugitive escapes capture after crashing car into backyard

Wanted: Georgetown fugitive escapes capture after crashing car into backyard
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GEORGETOWN, SC (WCSC) - Drug Enforcement Unit agents are searching for a 28-year-old fugitive who escaped capture after crashing his car into the backyard of a home in Georgetown.

On Thursday morning, agents attempted to serve warrants on Franklin McCants who police attempted to pull over.

According to a report, McCants would not stop for officers and wrecked his car into the backyard of a home, then fled on foot.

DEU agents reported that they did arrest McCants' girlfriend, 20-year-old Jana Cardinale, who also had warrants for her arrest.

She was located at a Roadway Inn in Georgetown late Thursday morning. During her arrest, authorities reported finding drugs.

If you have any information on McCants' whereabouts you are asked to call 843-461-1331.

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