Police: Panty Thief Arrested After Chase
April 7, 2016 - garden totes
MANCHESTER — Police nabbed a panty criminal Wednesday after he stole 62 pairs from a Victoria’s Secret store in a mall and fled from posterior officers, dialect orator Capt. Christopher Davis pronounced Thursday.
Paul Lewis, 61, of 31 Whiting Road, East Hartford, was arrested in Hartford and charged with enchanting military in pursuit, fifth-degree larceny, forward pushing and forward endangerment, Davis said.
Lewis was a think in other thefts from a Shoppes during Buckland Hills, so mall confidence crew were examination him when he entered a slip store with a board receptacle bag during about 2 p.m., Davis said. Lewis pressed panties valued during $980 in a bag and left a store, Davis said.
Security relayed a outline of his automobile to police, and officers chased Lewis from Buckland Street into a Burr Corners piazza parking lot. When Lewis sped from a lot toward East Hartford, officers pennyless off a chase, Davis said.
Soon after, a Manchester officer in an unmarked automobile speckled Lewis and followed him into Hartford. With a assistance of city officers, Lewis was arrested on Garden Street, and military seized a bag of stolen undies, Davis said.
The story competence have finished there, though Lewis was pushing his wife’s car, Davis said, and she arrived during a Manchester military hire to get a keys. Police detected that Donna Fanelli-Lewis, 56, of a same address, was wanted for disaster to seem in justice and she also was arrested, Davis said.