Deputy Arrests Female After Brief Pursuit…



According to Cherokee County Sheriff Jeff Shaver, deputies received a called of an intoxicated female in the parking lot of Noah Baptist Church on Wednesday evening around 9 PM.  The female, Amanda L. Stovall, age 44, drove away prior to the arrival of deputies.  Deputy Dalton Cosby observed the vehicle on the roadway and attempted to stop the driver, however she refused to stop and continued to her residence on County Road 16.  The intoxicated driver resisted arrest and attempted to flee on foot when Deputy Cosby was placing her under arrest.  She was transported to the Cherokee County Detention Center on charges of DUI, attempting to elude, resisting arrest, and an existing failure to appear warrant.