Man Takes Cops on High-speed Chase Because he ‘Didn’t Think They Could Chase him into a Different State’
SLIDELL, La. - Police in Louisiana arrested a man accused of dragging an officer with his vehicle and attempting to run over another officer after shoplifting from Walmart. On Tuesday, Slidell police responded to the Walmart after getting a call about a shoplifting in progress. Police say they found 51-year-old Robert E. Myers, of Picayune, Mississippi, trying to flee the scene. Two officers approached Myers while he was sitting inside of his 1996 Ford F-150 pickup truck in the parking lot.