Crime & Courts

Man charged with injuring N.C. cop

ZEBULON, N.C. - South Carolina authorities have arrested a man involved in a police chase that injured a North Carolina officer.

Jason Earl Anthony, 32, was arrested Friday in Greenville County when authorities realized he was wanted by North Carolina police.

Zebulon, N.C., officers approached Anthony's truck Friday after noticing it matched a description from a convenience store robbery. Authorities said Anthony pinned Officer Brandon Atwood with his car door and dragged the officer several yards before running over him.

Atwood has a broken leg but has been released from the hospital.

Anthony is being held without bail on charges including attempted murder of a police officer.

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