Police: $56 Bottle of Vodka Stolen, High-Speed Chase Ensues; Two Arrested

Police: $56 Bottle of Vodka Stolen, High-Speed Chase Ensues; Two Arrested

Police say the getaway car was a flame-covered vehicle that was also reported stolen.
ODESSA, TX (Local Big 2 News) An attempt at stealing a $56 bottle of Vodka chased with a high-speed pursuit lands two women behind bars in Ector County.

Police say Shavonna Gray and Rosie Freeman face several charges, including robbery, theft of property and evading arrest.

Officers responded on Friday to the "Goodfellas" liquor store on East 8th Street. An employee says a black woman came in, grabbed the bottle and when she was confronted about leaving without paying -- hit the employee with the bottle several times.

Police tell us that both suspects then led police on a high-speed chase, reaching speeds of 80 miles an hour in a 35-mile-an-hour zone, before crashing and being taken into custody.



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