OXFORD, Miss. (WTVA) – A Myrtle man is accused of taking a vehicle in Oxford.
According to the Oxford Police Department, investigators charged Jerry Lee Smith, 25, with one count of motor vehicle theft on Monday.
Jerry Lee Smith | Photo: Oxford PD
Police say Smith is accused of taking a vehicle that was left unattended and running while the owner went into a store.
The vehicle was recovered in Lafayette County after a witness called the Lafayette County Sheriff’s Department about a vehicle stuck in a field.
He was arrested by the Lafayette County Sheriff’s Department shortly after.
His bond was set at $10,000.