The Greenwood City Police was involved in a short vehicle chase with a suspect wanted on several warrants including federal probation violations. The chase ended as the suspect crashed into a tree and power pole on E. Durst Ave in Greenwood.
Power was lost throughout the neighborhood including Eleanor Rice Elementary School. The school also went on a temporary lock-down status for safety precautions.
The power to the school has been restored and the lock-down has been lifted according to Johnathan Graves, Community Services Facilitator for Greenwood School District 50.
Roger Keith Ray, 30 was arrested and charged with failure to stop for blue light and grand larceny. More changes may be applied one they finish the investigation.