Man charged, accused of stealing car in front of salesman - WMC Action News 5 - Memphis, Tennessee

Man charged, accused of stealing car in front of salesman

Randy Askew (Source: SCSO) Randy Askew (Source: SCSO)
MEMPHIS, TN (WMC) -

A man is in jail after police said he stole a car from Chuck Hutton in front of a salesman Wednesday.

The salesman told officers that a man he was showing a 2016 blue Chevrolet Camaro to said ‘I’ve got to have this car,’ snatched the keys and drove off the lot, according to the police report.

Investigators said officers were able to locate the car in the 1600 block of Wilson Road after getting a call from OnStar.

Randy Askew, 24, was arrested and identified as the person who stole the car.

Askew is charged with robbery and theft of property $10,000 - $60,000.

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