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A Hollister man was charged Thursday night following a chase with a Halifax County Sheriff’s Office deputy which ended when he crashed near the Warren County line.

Deputy J. Snider responded to a report of a suspicious vehicle around 10:30 p.m. in the 900 block of Tabron School Road. The vehicle was in the middle of the roadway.

Captain Scott Hall said when Snider attempted to investigate the driver, later identified as Justin Rayshaun Hewlin, 22, drove away.

Hewlin turned off the vehicle’s lights and fled towards the Warren County line. 

When he approached the stop sign at Odell Arcola Road, he failed to stop and crashed into the wood line. 

Hewlin and his passenger fled.

Deputies found Hewlin and a woman believed to be his passenger walking along Tabron School Road. 

After another short foot chase Hewlin was taken into custody. 

Hewlin was under a domestic violence court order to have no contact with the passenger.

Hewlin faces charges of felony flee to elude, fail to heed lights or siren, resist, delay or obstruct, reckless driving to endanger, violation of a court order, expired operator's license, fail to stop at stop sign, failure to maintain lane control and exceeding a safe speed. 

Hewlin, who Hall said was placed in the Halifax County Detention Center without the opportunity for bond, has a June 27 district court date.

He was not listed in online jail records this evening.