Shoplifter Who May Have Struck at Multiple Stores Nabbed

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Police nabbed an alleged shoplifter who tried to leave a supermarket with a cart full of meat that he didn’t pay for. The incident occurred at about 4 p.m. May 26 at Meijer, 3565 Fairlane Drive. On their way to the store, Allen Park police were informed that the shoplifter fled in a gold Chrysler Town & Country.

Police found the vehicle driving on westbound Outer Drive. An officer attempted to make a traffic stop, but the driver refused to pull over. The 35-year-old Ann Arbor man entered the Southfield Freeway with officers in pursuit. Traffic conditions were light, with speeds never exceeding 60 mph.

Three officers conducted a felony traffic stop after the vehicle pulled over near Rotunda. The driver was ordered from the vehicle and placed in handcuffs. He was arrested and charged with retail fraud, driving with license suspended, and failing to obey a police signal… News-Herald

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