A deputy conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle for a traffic infraction. The driver of the vehicle failed to stop and a pursuit was initiated. The suspect struck two parked vehicles before fleeing on foot. After a brief foot pursuit the suspect was taken into custody. During the investigation it was discovered the driver did not have authorization to drive the vehicle. Jose O. Portillo, 32, of Sterling was charged with Driving While Intoxicated (2nd offense), Eluding Law Enforcement, Hit and Run, Obstruction of Justice, Unauthorized Use of Vehicle, Reckless Driving, and Driving While Suspended. Portillo was held at the Loudoun County Adult Detention Center on no bond.
12/24/2019 2007 hrs.