Suspected car thief apprehended in Effingham County - WTOC-TV: Savannah, Beaufort, SC, News, Weather & Sports

Suspected car thief apprehended in Effingham County

Kevin Paul Jr. (Source: SCMPD) Kevin Paul Jr. (Source: SCMPD)
EFFINGHAM CO., GA (WTOC) -

A suspected car thief in Chatham County was apprehended in Effingham County.

Savannah-Chatham Metro Police say 23-year-old Kevin Paul Jr. stole a truck from a car dealership on Abercorn Street Tuesday.

A witness saw it happen, and decided to follow him. Police received the call and started their pursuit.

As a precaution, they stopped the citizen who was following, and then caught up with the suspect in Rincon.

Paul is now in jail, awaiting extradition to Chatham County.

Copyright 2015 WTOC. All rights reserved.

Powered by Frankly