AUGUSTA, Ga (WJBF) – The Richmond County Sheriff’s Office say they became involved in a vehicle pursuit after a subject in a black SUV almost hit a deputy’s patrol car on Tobacco Rd.
The suspect in custody has been identified as Traequan Cox. Cox is facing a dozen charges.
After the subject refused to pull over, deputies were led on a car chase down Tobacco Rd. and Mike Padgett Hwy.
The subject drove the black SUV inside the Bojangles. The driver then fled on foot where he was taken into custody a block away.
There were no reported injuries.
Repairs to the building are underway – the dining area remains closed but the drive-thru is open.