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Oxford police arrest Water Valley man for auto burglary

Sammie Gross | Photo: Oxford PD

Oxford police arrested a suspected thief following a short foot chase.

Posted: Jul 9, 2018 9:50 AM

OXFORD, Miss. (WTVA) - Oxford police arrested a suspected thief following a short foot chase.

The arrest happened the evening of Friday, July 6. 

Prior to the arrest, police took a report of an auto burglary at Three Way Grocery on North Lamar Boulevard.

Officers reviewed security footage and identified the suspect as Sammie Gross, 39, of Water Valley.

Police later spotted Gross on Pegues Road and arrested him after a brief foot chase.

He was arrested for auto burglary. His bond was set at $10,000.

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