The Alexander County Sheriff’s Office and Taylorsville Police attempted to stop a vehicle Wednesday evening around 7:20 pm near the intersection of Wayside Church Road and Highway 16. Officers pursued with blue lights activated and sirens but the vehicle refused to stop. Following a short chase the driver was taken into custody.
21 year old Randall Kent Brank of Lenoir is charged locally with flee to elude arrest. Brank faces a number of felony warrants in Catawba, Burke, and Lincoln Counties. Brank’s bond was set at $328,000, he has court appearance schedule for Monday.