Deserter Arrested for Attempting To Elude Police

A Gadsden man who is listed as a deserter from the U.S. military leads an Etowah County Sheriff's Deputy on a chase. The deputy says he attempted a traffic stop on Dametrious Swain, but he refused to pull over. Swain led the deputy on a chase along Highway 431 before stopping his car and trying to run away on foot. The deputy caught up with Swain in Boaz. He's charged with second degree unlawful possession of marijuana and attempting to elude. Swain was booked into the Etowah County Detention Center and later released after posting bond.


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