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Jewelry theft suspect pursued by store owner

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METROPOLIS -- A Metropolis jewelry store owner made a daring move to help police arrest a theft suspect.

Officers arrested 51-year-old Letrica May Jarvis of Symsonia, Ky. and booked her into the Massac County Jail.

Friday, the owner of Silver Collections followed the suspect out of the store and down the street.

Police got a call and caught up with them in a restaurant parking lot.

They later learned video captured the theft of about $3,000 worth of jewelry.

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