Darlington Man Steals UTV, Gets Injured While Trying To Escape

A man from Darlington was arrested Monday in connection with the theft of a utility vehicle. According to Darlington Police, 18 year old Hunter Butteris was arrested on suspicion of stealing a  UTV, carrying an electric weapon and criminal damage to property. Police say Butteris stole the UTV from a business on Washington Street. While he was making his escape, Butteris crashed into a nearby building and was injured. He was taken to Memorial Hospital of Lafayette County to be treated for his injuries.