Suspected car thief found in DeSoto County

Suspected car thief found in DeSoto County

DESOTO COUNTY, MS (WMC) - Desoto County officials arrested a third suspected car thief after a short chase on Wednesday afternoon.

Two others were taken into custody for questioning after deputies pulled them over in a stolen car.

Officials found the third suspect at the Subway restaurant inside a Hernando Walmart after a brief search.

The clerk inside the Subway said the suspect sat down at a table and tried to hide by putting his head down.  However, police were not fooled.

Desoto County Chief Deputy Macon Moore says the car was stolen out of Jackson, MS.

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