The Savannah-Chatham metropolitan Police Department arrested Nathaniel Harvey, 20, for drug, firearm and traffic related offenses on Tuesday.
On May 12, Metro’s Strategic Investigation Unit conducted a traffic stop at Pennsylvania and Indiana avenues. Harvey, who was driving a car, fled and almost hit a police vehicle.
Warrants were then secured for Harvey and SIU was successful in arresting Harvey in the 4600 block of Lanier Drive. Metro’s Crime Suppression Unit, K-9 and ATF assisted with Harvey’s arrest.
Harvey had possession of a stolen gun on him when he was arrested. Officials obtained a search warrant for Harvey’s home, where they found ammunition, body armor, drugs, machetes, a cattle prod and 6 more guns were found.
Harvey was charged with felony fleeing to elude, theft by receiving stolen property and additional drug and traffic offenses. Additional charges are imminent.
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