On Saturday night, March 5, 2022 Columbia Police attempted to initiate a traffic stop on Burkesville Street when the vehicle sped up and attempted to elude Officers. The pursuit came to a stop on Wheeler Hill Road, off of Burksville Road, and the male driver was taken into custody.
Terry Ervin, 33, of Columbia has been charged with multiple traffic violations as well as DUI 3rd offense, Possession of an Open Alcoholic Beverage Container, and Fleeing and Evading Police. Ervin was lodged in the ACRJ.
Officer Trevor Foster made the arrest. He was assisted by Deputy Chandler Staten and Trooper Jake Smith.