Cardenas was drinking a beer and refused to put it down when officers arrived at the scene on Blossom Terrace near Spratt Street in Fort Mill, according to a police report. The car was in a ditch and three children — ages 1, 3 and 4 — had been riding in the car at the time of the wreck, officers said.
Police did not report any serious injuries to the children.
The relationship between the three children and Cardenas is unclear.
Cardenas refused to interact with officers on scene, Zachary said.
Cardenas also is being held in the York County jail without bond by the federal Immigration and Customs Enforcement agency on suspicion of being an undocumented immigrant, according to…Read more »