Cop leaps to safety, nabs driver who aimed car at him

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Suspect awaiting trial in 2015 murder case

By The Staff

Thomas Carroll Shelton Jr., out on bond awaiting trial in the 2015 slaying of his father, has been charged with attempting to kill a law enforcement officer.
Shelton, who lives in the 2500 block of Black Creek Church Road in Pageland, was arrested Feb. 25 after a car chase. Shelton ran a stop sign and failed to stop after a deputy turned on his car’s blue lights.
The chase ended in a sand pit near Rufus Jordan Road, according to a Chesterfield County Sheriff’s Office report. 

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