The Campbell County Sheriff’s Office with the assistance of Amherst County Sheriff’s Office took Travis Ramsey into custody this afternoon without incident.
The Campbell County Sheriff’s Office, Amherst County Sheriff’s Office, Halifax County Sheriff’s Office, Lynchburg Police Department and the Brookneal Police Department will be conducting a joint investigation into several open cases possibly involving Ramsey. Additional charges are expected and forthcoming.
EARLIER: Wanted man spotted in Campbell County after crashing car into river last nightCampbell County authorities continue their search this morning for a wanted man who eluded police last night. Authorities say Brookneal police chased 20-year-old Travis Ramsey along Route 501 last night but he crashed his car into the Staunton River and got out of the river about half a mile away. Authorities say Ramsey was spotted this morning driving an older dark blue or gray chevy pickup with license plate PH8110.
Ramsey is wanted on charges in Campbell County and Amherst County.