Man caught with stolen car after running from authorities

Man caught with stolen car after running from authorities

ECTOR COUNTY, TX (KWES) - A car stolen earlier this week was recovered but only after the driver attempted get away from Ector County Sheriff's Office deputies while driving it.

Evan Lane Carter, 27, was driving the car on Andrews Highway.

A deputy spotted the car exiting a parking lot.

The deputy tried to pull him over but he abruptly entered a parking lot and began weaving through barriers in an attempt to avoid the pursuit.

The deputy was able to block his exit path and carter was charged with unauthorized use of a motor vehicle and evading arrest with a vehicle.

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