Shelburne police chase and stop Charlotte driver

A Charlotte man led Shelburne Police on a chase recently after police attempted to stop him for speeding on Bostwick Road near Beach Road.

Police said that on June 19 at approximately 4:15 p.m., an officer attempted to stop a silver Volkswagen Jetta traveling at 79 miles per hour on that stretch of road where the posted speed limit is 35 mph.

The driver continued south into Charlotte, police said, passing several bicyclists and at least one other vehicle before coming to a stop near the intersection of Greenbush Road and Lake Road.

Police charged Dillion Bothwell, 20, of Charlotte, with negligent operation of a vehicle, police said.

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