Man Arrested After Ramming Into Deputy’s Vehicle
Published 12:00 am Monday, November 28, 2011
By Jackie Seabolt
A Mocksville man remains jailed in lieu of a $150,000 secured bond after leading officers on a vehicle chase last week and crashing into a deputy patrol car.
Kenneth Allen Johnson, 36, of Calahaln Road, was charged Nov. 4 with assault on a law enforcement officer, felony possession of schedule II controlled substance, possession of drug paraphernalia, hit/run with failure to stop per injury, possession of burglary tools, flee/elude arrest with vehicle, and vehicle theft.
According to Davie County Sheriff’s Office Chief J.D. Hartman, a report of truck stolen off US 601 was received on Nov. 3.
Sheriff’s Deputy E.S. Brockwell was patrolling Sheffield Road near midnight and spotted a truck that matched the description of the stolen one, according to Hartman.
Brockwell followed the 1977 Chevrolet Scottsdale pick-up to Ijames Church Road but did not attempt to stop it before he radioed for back-up, Hartman said …