Man in custody accused of stealing truck pulling trailer, excavator in Oklahoma City
OKLAHOMA CITY – A man is now in custody after an early morning manhunt Friday.
Residents near S.W. 44th St. and Roff might have heard Air One flying just after 3 a.m. Friday.
Police were using the helicopter and canines to track down a suspect accused of breaking into cars.
Police said the owner reported his truck, which was pulling a trailer and excavator, stolen early Friday morning.
When officers found the truck the driver bailed and ran into a field.
Police finally found him just before 4 a.m. hidden under bushes.
He is now in custody.
Authorities have not released what charges he could be facing.
- Woman's car payments hid her death for 6 years, body found mummified in backseat of car
- Oklahoma part of major beef recall, see if your neighborhood grocery store made the list
- PHOTO: Oklahoma Gov. daughter responds to photo stirring up controversy online
- Doll with 'real' body proportions gains support, crowd funded in just 24 hours