Peggy Jeppesen | EastIdahoNews.com
REXBURG — The Rexburg Police Division says they took a suspected automobile thief into custody Friday afternoon.
Rexburg Police Assistant Chief Gary Hagen tells EastIdahoNews.com that investigators served a search warrant on Friday at a house on North fifth West linked to reported auto thefts. Up to now, two stolen autos detectives imagine are linked to the suspect have been recovered. Police are looking for a 3rd.
Over the previous couple of days, Rexburg Police have acquired experiences of autos being taken from outdoors native companies.
Early Wednesday morning, the officers noticed their suspect and bought right into a high-speed chase. Police referred to as the chase off close to Sugar Metropolis out of security issues, Hagen mentioned.
The suspect’s title has not but been launched and the thefts stay underneath investigation.
The Madison County Sheriff’s Workplace can be serving to within the investigation.
EastIdahoNews.com will present updates after they change into out there.