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Deputies: Suspect hit with traffic, drug charges after standoff and chase on Southern Connector

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Christopher Albert Burton (Source: GCSO) Christopher Albert Burton (Source: GCSO)
Standoff scene on Duck Pond Road (Nov. 1, 2017/FOX Carolina) Standoff scene on Duck Pond Road (Nov. 1, 2017/FOX Carolina)
Standoff scene on Duck Pond Road (Nov. 1, 2017/FOX Carolina) Standoff scene on Duck Pond Road (Nov. 1, 2017/FOX Carolina)
GREENVILLE, SC (FOX Carolina) -

The Greenville County Sheriff's Office said a chase suspect was taken into custody after a standoff Wednesday.

Deputies said they tried to stop a red truck on 185 near Interstate 85 when the driver refused to stop. Greenville County helicopter support assisted and deputies pursued the driver.

The truck continued to East Pond Drive and the driver entered a residence, deputies said. They were working to get the man out of the home.

Deputies identified the driver as Christopher Albert Burton. He's been charged with possession with intent to distribute Schedule 4 drugs, failure to stop for a blue light and driving under suspension 4th offense. 

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