Chase across I-55 leads to arrest; second suspect on run

Chase across I-55 ends in arrest

BROOKHAVEN, Miss. (WLBT) - Law enforcement officers chased burglary suspects across multiple counties on Monday morning.

Brookhaven Police Chief Kenneth Collins said two people broke into the Gold Nugget Pawn Shop on Highway 51, leaving the scene in a red SUV.

A witness saw the two toss a brick through the pawn shop window and called police.

Brookhaven police at the scene.
Brookhaven police at the scene. (Source: WLBT)

Police chased the suspects through Lincoln, Copiah and Hinds counties along I-55.

The suspects eventually bailed from the vehicle and ran away.

Collins says one suspect, the passenger, is now in custody after the chase came to an end in Terry.

The driver of the vehicle is still on the run. Police identified him as Josh Davis.

The suspect’s SUV was towed away.

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