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VIDEO: Sheriff Chitwood yanks suspect out of stolen truck

Joshua Dale Hand faces charges of grand theft auto

(Volusia County Sheriff's Office)

The Volusia County Sheriff’s Office posted a video of Sheriff Mike Chitwood yanking a suspect out of a stolen truck on Wednesday.

Investigators said 33-year-old Joshua Dale Hand is facing charges of grand theft auto, fleeing or attempting to elude law enforcement and possession of methamphetamine.

The Volusia County incident report shows investigators seized 4.8 grams of methamphetamine.

Deputies said investigators tracked him across Interstate 4 and Interstate 95 with the help of a helicopter.

The truck was stolen from Orange County, according to the incident report.

Stop sticks were used in the pursuit, according to investigators.

The video was shared on social media by the Sheriff’s Office.


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