24 January 2023
KERNERSVILLE, N.C. (WGHP) — A Winston-Salem man was arrested on Monday after a pursuit with officers and crash near I-40, according to a Kernersville Police Department news release.
Around 9:20 a.m., the Kernersville officers stopped a vehicle at Justice Street near East Bodenhamer Street. The driver was the only person in the vehicle and was identified as Daquan Dewayne Glover of Winston-Salem.
While the officers were approaching the vehicle drove away, and a pursuit began. Officers followed the vehicle to I-40 westbound and say the pursuit was ended there for the safety of the other drivers on the road.
The suspect vehicle kept going west on I-40 before going off the road and crashing into a ravine.
Glover got out and ran into a nearby wooded area. A KPD K-9 was deployed and found the suspect in a nearby neighborhood.
Glover was taken into custody without incident and taken to Kernersville Medical Center as a precaution due to existing medical conditions.
When he was released, he was charged with the following offenses and placed in the Forsyth County Jail under a $200,000 secured bond:
felony speed to elude
resist and delay an officer
possession of a firearm by a felon
possession of a stolen firearm
driving while license revoked