Tracking dogs used to find Florence man and woman wanted for stealing ATV, burglaries

Kathleen Hopkins, left, and Joey Norris were arrested after a brief chase with Florence County deputies early Monday morning.

FLORENCE, SC (WBTW) – Florence County Sheriff’s deputies arrested a man and a woman early Monday morning after they say the pair stole a four-wheeler and other items.

Patrol deputies responded to a call for suspicious activities near Hill Road near Timmonsville after a call about a car possibly involved with the crimes.

Deputies chased the vehicle to Oliver Road, and after the two ran from the car, deputies and tracking dogs found them.

Both 25-year-old Kathleen Hopkins and 31-year-old Joey Norris of Florence were arrested.  Each faces a string of charges including burglary and petit larceny. They are both still in jail in Effingham and awaiting a bond hearing.





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