Alamance County deputies searching for driver who ran after Orange County chase

ORANGE COUNTY, N.C. (WTVD) -- Alamance County deputies are searching for a shooting suspect who ran from a car following an Orange County chase.

Sheriff Charles Blackwood said Alamance deputies were chasing a man wanted in connection with a Graham drive-by shooting.

Deputies tried to pull him over, couldn't and pursued him on Highway 54 into Orange County.

When the chase got to near Carrboro, Alamance deputies used a pit maneuver to spin the suspect's car out. One Alamance County deputy's car T-boned the car.

The driver jumped from the car as deputies arrested a female passenger. The deputies and the woman were not injured.

Law enforcement officers are out with K-9 units looking for the driver who ran from the scene.

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