RC Car Chase ends in Spartanburg County arrest

Matthew Cooley

SPARTANBURG COUNTY, S.C. – Spartanburg County Sheriff’s Office confirmed Matthew Cooley is in custody after a┬áchase that started in Rutherford County, NC ended in Spartanburg County Friday afternoon. Cooley was wanted by the N.C. Dept. of Public Safety Probation/Parole.

The chase ended on Interstate 85-Business, near the Pine Street exit, and one person was arrested.

Matthew Cooley of Henrietta was charged with reckless driving, uninsured vehicle fee violation, use of tag on wrong vehicle, driving without a license and blue light violation.

Cooley was released from the Harnett Corrections Institute on Sept. 3, 2018