Deputies Apprehend Fleeing Suspect…


Cherokee County Deputy Thomas Key and Deputy Hunter Brisendine attempted to serve arrest warrants for Ryan J. Robertson, at a residence on Highway 273 on July 26, 2017. The suspect fled on foot from the residence and the deputies quickly apprehended him.  Robertson, 35 of Leesburg, was wanted for failure to appear on 2 counts of unlawful possession of a controlled substance, unlawful possession of drug paraphernalia, and enticing a child.  Robertson was also charged with attempting to elude.  According to Sheriff Jeff Shaver, the suspect was transported to the Cherokee County Detention Center where he awaits bond.