Officer Wally Derifield spotted the stolen vehicle in the area of East Garro and Liberty Streets near the Lincoln Junior High. As he attempted to stop the vehicle, the vehicle fled at a high rate of speed. The vehicle was abandoned behind a residence on Gibson St. and the two occupants fled on foot.
The female, 26 year old Jaidlyn Larimore of Plymouth was apprehended near the Junior High. The male subject, 23 year old Zakary Elliott of Etna Green was apprehended on South Liberty Street south of Pennsylvania Avenue riding a bike that he had stolen from Lincoln Jr. High.
Both suspects were incarcerated at the Marshall County Jail. Jaidlyn Larimore is being held on a $1,500 cash bond for Vehicle Theft and Resisting Law Enforcement. Zakary Elliott was also held on a $1,500 cash bond for Vehicle Theft and Resisting. The pair will appear in Marshall Superior Court II on September 15th.
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