Suspect wrecks following high speed chase on Highway 49 - - Jackson, MS

Suspect wrecks following high speed chase on Highway 49

Frank Sumerall.....Source: Richland PD Frank Sumerall.....Source: Richland PD
Source: WLBT Source: WLBT

Richland Police have arrested a Jackson man and charged him with shoplifting from the Dollar General on Carlie Drive.

Police say 55-year-old Frank Sumerall fled in a silver Nissan Sentra.

He eluded police, got on Highway 49 northbound and took the flyover to I-20 westbound and wrecked at the State Street exit.

He attempted to flee on foot but was apprehended a short time later.

Richland Police say Sumerall will be charged with shoplifting, felony fleeing and eluding, resisting arrest and traffic violations.

He was taken to UMMC where he'll be observed overnight. No police officers were injured.

Police also noted that Sumerall has numerous previous shoplifting charges, six burglary arrests, drug charges and traffic violations.

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