Pontotoc police seek truck theft suspect

Montrell Pegues | Photo: Crime Stoppers

Pontotoc police are asking for the public's help locating a man wanted the theft of a truck.

Posted: May 9, 2018 9:27 AM

PONTOTOC, Miss. (WTVA) - Pontotoc police are asking for the public's help locating a man wanted the theft of a truck.

The theft happened on May 3 at a detail shop on Industrial Drive in Pontotoc.

The truck is described as a 1999 blue and silver Chevrolet Silverado, regular cab.

The investigation identified 23-year-old Montrell Pegues as a suspect and an arrest warrant was issued for motor vehicle theft.

Officers say the truck has not been recovered and Pegues is still not in custody.

He is described as a black man, 5'6" in height and weighing 160 pounds.

Anyone with information on his whereabouts is asked to contact Crime Stoppers of Northeast Mississippi at 1-800-773-8477.

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