Wednesday, Jul 30, 2014
Chase Suspects Stole Large Amount of Clothing
PADUCAH -- Police in Kentucky had an interesting Friday night. Three people stole from stores in Paducah and then led officers on a chase.
According to the McCracken County Sheriff's Department, police got the call around 9:45 Friday night that some people were stealing a large amount of clothing from Dillard's. When officers got to the mall, they saw the suspects jump into a car and speed away.
During the chase, the car made a U-turn on Hinkleville Road and nearly hit several other vehicles. The car hit spike strips in Ballard County, and started to slow down. Someone also started throwing clothes out of the vehicle.
When the car came to a stop, three people from Nashville, Tennessee were arrested:
Rhena Gooch, 19
Donnell Johnson, 21
Brianna Ross, 20
More than 18 pairs of jeans were recovered near the road. The jeans alone are worth more than $2000.
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