Rockingham County man taken into custody after chase, crash

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Martin Cridge

ROCKINGHAM COUNTY, N.C. – A man was arrested after allegedly running from deputies in Rockingham County and crashing in Guilford County.

Deputies were trying to arrest Martin Cridge on warrants related to domestic violence. Officials said they spotted his car and he ran from them when they tried to pull him over.

The chase ended on highway 68 in Stokesdale. Cridge’s car hit another vehicle and then a tree, but nobody was seriously hurt.

Cridge was placed in the Rockingham County jail. He’s from Madison.