Police arrest man after SUV crashes into apartment, injuring child

Courtesy of Lt. Larry Turner with Bennettsville police

Michael Metcalf is charged with Obstruction of Justice in connection with an SUV that crashed into an apartment on Wallace Circle in Bennettsville Wednesday injuring a child, according to Lt. Larry Turner with Bennettsville police.

Turned said the child is fine and suffered a bruised arm.

Turner said Metcalf helped remove the license plate from the SUV following the crash before he and the driver ran from the scene.

Police are still looking for the driver.

Metcalf is being held at the Marlboro County Detention Center.