- The Enterprise
- The Recorder
Sheriff’s deputies observed a suspicious vehicle on Nov. 29 in the area of Jones Wharf Road in Hollywood, according to a release from the sheriff’s office. Before deputies could stop the vehicle, the driver accelerated and deputies temporarily lost sight of the vehicle. A short time later, deputies found the vehicle on Jones Wharf Road at Pine Ridge Court where it had been involved in a crash. The driver had left the scene.
A short time later, Ozah Reginald Maduabuchi, 22, of Hollywood and the owner of the vehicle, reported the vehicle stolen. Further investigation revealed the vehicle had not been stolen and Maduabuchi had lied to the deputies, according to the sheriff’s office. Maduabuchi was arrested and charged with making a false statement to a police officer.