Ross – A traffic stop turned into a short chase in Ross County yesterday, the driver jumped and fled but the passenger was arrested.
According to Ross County Sheriff’s office, they attempted a traffic stop on a White Chevrolet Impala on Trego Creek Rd near Lunbeck Rd. The vehicle failed to yield to emergency lights and an audible siren. The vehicle ran for a short distance and then stopped in the roadway around 1900 block of Trego Creek. Where the driver ran from law enforcement leaving the passenger in the car.
The female passenger identified as Amanda Thornton was arrested on an outstanding warrant and for possessing drug paraphernalia and marihuana. The passenger was transported to the Ross County Jail