AUGUSTA COUNTY, Va. (WHSV) — UPDATE (10:00 p.m.): Around 5:57 p.m. Monday evening, the Augusta County Sheriff's Office and the Skyline Drug Task Force attempted to apprehend a wanted fugitive at a Fishersville gas station.
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According to the Sheriff's Office, the fugitive, Jimmy D. Bolenbarker Jr., is listed as possibily being armed and dangerous and is wanted on multiple charges.
In a press release, the Sheriff's Office reports as Bolenbarker fled the scene in a Ford Focus, law enforcement officers pursued him toward Greenville where Bolenbarker crashed into a curb but kept going. Bolenbarker then lost control of the car a second time before fleeing on foot on the 500 block of Greenville School Road. The Sheriff's Office reports an unidentified female passenger then took control of the car for a short distance before fleeing on foot as well.
Additional charges are pending. Anyone with information about the case is asked to contact the Augusta County Sheriff’s Office at 540-245-5333 or Crime Stoppers at 800-322-2017.
Law enforcement officials are looking for two people who ran away from a vehicle crash on Monday night.
According to the Augusta County Sheriff's Office, the male and female fled from the crash along Greenville School Road in Augusta County. One of the people involved is said to have been wanted on felony warrants.
Investigators are using canines to assist with the search.
This is a developing story. Stay with WHSV News for updates.