Shoplifting Suspect Drags Cop with Vehicle, Leads Officers on Chase

According to Slidell, Louisiana, police, officers were called to the Walmart store about a shoplifting in progress. Myers had left the store but was found by police sitting in his 1996 Ford F-150 truck in the parking lot.

Two officers approached the truck and asked Myers to step out and talk with them, the police department said in a news release. Myers refused and put the truck in drive in an attempt to leave, authorities said.

One officer tried to stop Myers and was dragged for a short distance through the Walmart parking lot, police said. The officer released himself from the truck and pushed himself away from it to avoid being run over. Myers accelerated through the parking lot and tried to run over another officer, police said…

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