Police: Man carjacked seafood truck, couple's car
Sep. 13, 2017
BILOXI, Miss. (AP) — A man accused of stealing several vehicles in Mississippi and leading officers on a chase has been arrested.
News outlets report 38-year-old Lowrey Roland Webster IV was arrested Tuesday and charged with two counts of carjacking and felony eluding.
Webster is accused of stealing and abandoning a seafood truck. Authorities say Webster then forced an elderly couple from a Chrysler 300 and fled. Officers spotted him in the Chrysler and a chase ensued.
Biloxi police Maj. Jim Adamo says Webster hit spikes that were placed on Interstate 110 and later abandoned the vehicle.
Webster was apprehended by a K-9 unit and taken to a local hospital. His condition is unknown.
It's unclear if Webster has a lawyer.