Berkeley Co. deputies release pics of suspect wanted in vehicle theft, chase

BERKELEY COUNTY, SC (WCSC) - Berkeley County investigators have released pictures of a man wanted for stealing a minivan at a gas station and leading law enforcement on a chase.

It happened on Sunday at JR's Gas and Grocer in Ridgeville.

According to the sheriff's office, the suspect in the photos arrived at the gas station and left the station in a stolen minivan.

"The minivan was then used to lead law enforcement on a pursuit into Dorchester County and then to the Otranto area of North Charleston at approx. 4:30 p.m.," BCSO officials said.

The van was then abandoned as the suspect and another person fled on foot.

If you have any information you are asked to call 843-719-4465 or Crime Stoppers of the Lowcountry at 843-554-1111.

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