NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C. (WBCD) — A short chase leads to a man arrested on multiple charges in North Charleston.
Authorities say they saw 24-year-old Denzel Washington driving well over the speed limit.
The officer followed Washington to the end of a dead end road where he tried to turn around and then drove behind a house and crashed into a tree.
He ran into the woods where he was eventually found and arrested, according to a news release.
Police say they also found cocaine, digital scales, and a loaded gun inside the car.
Washington faces charges for drug possession, reckless driving, and drug trafficking.