NEWBERRY COUNTY, SC (FOX CAROLINA) - Deputies have arrested four individuals after shoplifting and attempting to flee from deputies on foot, according to the Newberry County Sheriff's Office.
According to the Sheriff's Office, a call came in from an employee at the Pilot Truck Stop on Hwy. 773 at I-26 for the report of several subjects shoplifting.
Deputies say the employee gave a description of the vehicle traveling West on I-26 after they fled the scene.
A deputy spotted the vehicle at the Love's on SC 219 at I-26 and when he went to approach the vehicle, two subjects fled on foot, according to the Sheriff's Office.
A perimeter was set up by the Sheriff's Office, Newberry City Police, and the South Carolina Law Enforcement Division (SLED) and a K-9 tracking team was used to search for the subjects, says deputies.
Deputies say two were found coming out of the Love's Store, a third was found in the woods, and the fourth was found after a witness saw him in the parking lot of the Dollar General on Hwy. 34.
Deputies say all four have been taken into custody and charged.
56-year-old Michael Wayne Winters is charged with shoplifting, conspiracy, and possession of drug paraphernalia.
32-year-old Miranda Victoria Wiedemann is charged with shoplifting, conspiracy, possession of drug paraphernalia.
32-year-old Jeremy Lee Ray is charged with shoplifting, conspiracy, possession of drug paraphernalia, and resisting arrest. He is also wanted by the South Carolina Department of Parole and Probation.
28-year-old Aaron Michael Wolfferst is charged with shoplifting, conspiracy, possession of drug paraphernalia, and resisting arrest.