Pitt Co. Deputies arrest man after hour long chase - WFLA News Channel 8

Pitt Co. Deputies arrest man after hour long chase

Posted: Updated:
GREENVILLE, N.C. - Pitt County Deputies arrest a man they chased over two county lines for nearly an hour.

Deputies attempted to pull over Hiawatha Anthonio Keys, 28, for reckless driving but he did not stop for them.  The chase started about 7:15 Friday night.

Instead Keys drove into Craven County to Vanceboro where he finally stopped the car and took off.

Craven County Sheriff's Office and North Carolina Highway Patrol joined the search.
Deputies with K-9s found Keys hiding under a mobile home around 8:40 PM and took him into custody.

Keys didn't have a driver's license on him when deputies found him. He was driving a car that belonged to the uncle of his girlfriend, the car was not insured and had expired tags.

He faces numerous charges and has previous outstanding warrants. In Pitt County Keys is charged with driving without a license, failure to heed lights or sirens to elude arrest, reckless driving, resisting a public officer, and felony flee to elude arrest with a vehicle. Keys had outstanding warrants for possession with intent to sell or distribute Heroin, among other charges.

Keys is currently booked at the Pitt County Detention Center under a $200,000 bond. His first court appearance is scheduled for November 18th.
  • Most Popular StoriesMost Popular StoriesMore>>

  • Ayden Police investigating shooting

    Ayden Police investigating shooting

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 9:34 PM EDT2014-07-24 01:34:13 GMT
    Ayden Police say a gunshot victim took himself to Vidant Medical Center Wednesday evening.
    Ayden Police say a gunshot victim took himself to Vidant Medical Center Wednesday evening.
  • Largest companies by revenue in each state

    Largest companies by revenue in each state

    Thursday, July 10 2014 8:01 PM EDT2014-07-11 00:01:10 GMT
    Broadview Networks recently decided to find out the biggest -- by revenue -- company in each state in the US.The company used the Fortune 500 list to start with, but needed data by state, so it turned to Hoover's.With data from that company, they were able to search through each state's list of companies and then find the largest -- by revenue.Just flip through the list above and see who is the biggest in each state, what town they are based and their revenue.
    Broadview Networks recently decided to find out the biggest -- by revenue -- company in each state in the US.The company used the Fortune 500 list to start with, but needed data by state, so it turned to Hoover's.With data from that company, they were able to search through each state's list of companies and then find the largest -- by revenue.Just flip through the list above and see who is the biggest in each state, what town they are based and their revenue.
  • June Mugshots - Northeast Tennessee

    June Mugshots - Northeast Tennessee

    Thursday, July 10 2014 5:30 PM EDT2014-07-10 21:30:26 GMT
    Gregory A. DarnellGregory A. Darnell
    The following are mugshots of individuals arrested on a variety of charges in June by local authorities in Northeast Tennessee.
    The following are mugshots of individuals arrested on a variety of charges in June by local authorities in Northeast Tennessee.

Powered by WorldNow

200 South Parker Street, Tampa, FL 33606

Telephone: 813.228.8888
Fax: 813.225.2770
Email: news@wfla.com

Can’t find something?
Powered by WorldNow
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 Media General Communications Holdings, LLC. A Media General Company.