2 in custody following home invasion, Upstate chase


GRAY COURT, S.C. (WSPA) – Authorities says two people are in custody after a pursuit across three Upstate counties.

The Anderson County Sheriff’s Office says two masked men broke into a Pelzer residence and assaulted the homeowner early Tuesday morning.

Deputies responded to the home invasion on Lucky Lane shortly after 5 a.m. and spotted the suspect vehicle in the area. The driver fled when officers tried to stop the vehicle.

Dispatch said the pursuit continued on Highway 418 before ending on I-385 South near mile marker 16 in Laurens County.

The S.C. Highway Patrol and Laurens County Sheriff’s Office also joined in the pursuit, according to dispatch.

No injuries were reported in the chase.

Deputies say charges are pending against two people taken into custody.

Their names have not been released as of Tuesday morning.

This is a developing story.