Hazardous material cleanup required
During the investigation of a home burglary near West Union, law enforcement officers decided a cleanup of hazardous materials was required. They were called Saturday afternoon to the Alexander Road, near Old Station Road. Law enforcement reports show a 34-year old man, Bryan Ashley Evans of Chauga Valley Road, Westminster, was charged with escape, burglary, larceny, and three drug offenses, including distribution of methamphetamine. At one point during the investigation, officers claim Evans, while handcuffed, managed to climb a fence and run into a field and into woods before being captured.