A deputy on patrol observed a vehicle traveling 70 mph in a 45-mph speed zone. The deputy activated his emergency equipment and initiated a traffic stop. The suspect vehicle accelerated and when the deputy caught up to the vehicle it was unoccupied in a parking lot. As the deputy was watching the vehicle, a male entered the vehicle. The male reported that a person known to him was the driver. Deputies located the driver a short distance later at a restaurant. Jeremy J. Delk, 44 of Sterling was charged with Reckless Driving – Disregard Police Command to Stop, Reckless Driving – Endangerment, and Driving on a Suspended License. Delk was transported to the Loudoun County Adult Detention Center where he was released on his own recognizance.
07/22/2022 9:28 pm