FRANKLIN COUNTY – What started as a robbery in Henry County ended in a car crash in Franklin County. Around 10 PM Saturday, an individual broke into a building on Green Hill Drive in Reed Creek. A Henry County deputy chased the individual who was driving a Toyota Camry to Figsboro Road, where another deputy joined in. The police chase later ended on Sontag Road in Franklin County with the silver in color Toyota crashing. After crashing, the suspect attempted to flee.
Multiple tools and equipment from the building in Henry County were recovered during a car search. The suspect was taken into custody by the Henry County Sheriff's Office. Franklin County Sheriff's Office and Virginia State Police assisted in the investigation.