June 15, 2017


SUBJECT: Daniel Judson Young, age 29, of 901 Cardinal Circle, Florence, SC 29505 was arrested on June 13, 2017 by deputies with the Florence County Sheriff’s Office and charged with one count of Possession of Marijuana (S.C. Code Ann. 44-53-370), Driving Under the Influence (S.C. Code Ann. 56-05-2930(A)), Driving Under Suspension, Third Offense (S.C. Code Ann. 56-01-460), Driving Under Suspension, Habitual Offender (S.C. Code Ann. 56-1-1020), Failure to Stop for Blue Light, Second (S.C. Code Ann. 56-05-750), Receiving Stole Goods, Value Greater than $10,000.00 (S.C. Code Ann. 16-13-180(A)), and Possession of Stolen Vehicle (S.C. Code Ann. 16-21-080). See FCSO Booking Website for additional information.

NARRATIVE: Daniel Judson Young, age 29 was arrested yesterday and charged with a number of offenses arising out of an incident which began as a traffic stop. At approximately 8:30 AM on June 13, 2017 a Florence County Sheriff’s Deputy attempted to initiate a traffic stop on a vehicle on McCurdy Road in Florence, SC. The vehicle, which turned out to be stolen, failed to stop for the deputy’s blue light resulting in a vehicle pursuit in the National Cemetery Road area. The pursuit ended on Fifth Street at which time the suspect fled on foot into a nearby wooded area. Deputies quickly established a perimeter and a FCSO Canine Tracking Team, assisted by the FCSO Aviation Unit located the suspect a short distance from the vehicle and was taken into custody around 10:00 AM.

Young is being held at the Florence County Detention Center on bonds totaling over $13,000.

Major Michael M. Nunn
General Counsel/P.I.O.