ITAWAMBA COUNTY, Miss. (WTVA) -- Itawamba County authorities say they have apprehended a man described as a robbery suspect from Alabama.
Itawamba County Sheriff Chris Dickinson says the pursuit began in Hamilton, Alabama and crossed into Mississippi on Highway 78.
He says the suspect, Curtis Ray Powell, exited the highway at the Clay exit and eventually wrecked on Benson-Jones Road around noon.
Powell then jumped from the vehicle and ran into a wooded area.
Law enforcement arrested him shortly before 2 p.m.