Albemarle Co. Police Arrest Man After Car Chase

March 14, 2014

One person has been arrested after a car chase Friday morning in Albemarle County.

Police say they pulled over Carl Percy Porter Jr. on Commonwealth Drive around 9:30 a.m., but then he drove off.

Porter's car was reportedly found abandoned a short time later at the intersection of Hydraulic and Road and Georgetown Road.

Police found Porter nearby and arrested him.

Officials say Porter was wanted on a bond violation for possession of cocaine, and was driving with a revoked license.

More charges are pending.

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