CABOT, Ark. (KTHV) – A chase after a reported shoplifter in Cabot ends with an accident, sending the suspect to a nearby hospital.
According to the Lonoke County Sheriff's Office, the Cabot Police Department received a report about a shoplifter leaving Walmart in an older model Mustang convertible.
A pursuit reportedly began involving police and sheriff's deputies on Rockwood Road until the suspect's vehicle eventually wrecked, striking another vehicle and causing it to strike one as well, at the intersection of Main Street and Highway 367.
Sheriff John Staley said in a press release that deputies saw the suspect throw two plastic bags from the vehicle before she wrecked.
According to the release, the suspect was taken to a nearby hospital for treatment. The others involved reportedly received minor injuries, but they were not taken to a hospital.