Fleeing driver rams deputy’s car, throws tacks, hits house, truck

A driver attempting to flee law enforcement damaged the carport and this truck at the Jonathan Smith home early Thursday before he was captured. (Contributed photo)
By Jefferson Weaver jeffersonweaver@nrcolumbus.com

Revised on: 07.12.2019 at 10:12 a.m.

Posted on: 07.12.2019 at 10:12 a.m. |

Deputies, state troopers and Tabor City Police were involved in two separate chases when suspects fled traffic checkpoints on July 10 and 11. In one of the incidents, the suspect allegedly threw roofing tacks into the road in an attempt to deter pursuing officers.

Donald Alan Bonini

Donald Alan Bionini, 50, of Snow

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