Man arrested after tampering with vehicles near Summerville High School

Man arrested after tampering with vehicles near Summerville High School
Source: Summerville PD

SUMMERVILLE, SC (WCSC) - A man was arrested Thursday night after he was allegedly caught trying to gain entry into vehicles in the parking lot of Summerville High School.

Savon Hoe, 22, was arrested and charged with four counts of tampering with an automobile and loitering.

Police were dispatched to the scene, and began to search for the suspect.

Hoe began to run from police and hid in the woods, according to police.

Summerville Police Department sat up a perimeter and began a sweep of the woods.

While police were performing the sweep, they came across Hoe, who was trying to conceal himself in the woods.

Hoe was taken into custody without incident.

Hoe is being held at the Dorchester County Detention Center to await a bond hearing.

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