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(WBIR) Union County authorities have arrested a man after he tried to steal medication from a delivery truck this week.

The Union County Sheriff's Office and Maynardville Police got a report of a man taking two totes of medication from the Union Discount Pharmacy and driving off in a silver car Tuesday. When deputies tried to pull the car over, the driver refused to stop.

After a short pursuit, the car crashed and the man tried to run away from officers on foot. Deputies caught him and arrested him.

Daniel R. Myers, 35, is charged with theft of property over $500, two counts of vandalism, reckless endangerment, rechless driving, failure to yield to emergency equipment, resisting arrest, evading arrest, driving on a suspended driver's license and possession of drug paraphernalia.

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