WEATHER AUTHORITY : Flash Flood Warning - Flood Advisory View Alerts

Tupelo chase suspect wanted by multiple law enforcement agencies

Updated Article - Tupelo police and Lee County sheriff's investigators are working to arrest Brian Robison.

Posted: Jun 25, 2019 11:14 AM
Updated: Jun 25, 2019 2:23 PM

TUPELO, Miss. (WTVA) - Police say a man who fled from them in Tupelo is still on the run and is wanted by other law enforcement agencies.

Brian Robison is wanted by Tupelo police for motor vehicle theft and felony eluding.

Brian A. Robison | Photo: Tupelo Police Department

Brian Austin Robison | Photo: Lee County Sheriff's Department

According to the Tupelo Police Department, police officers tried to stop a stolen vehicle, which Robison was driving, the night of June 11.

A police chase followed and ended near the Tupelo Regional Airport where he was able to escape, according to police.

Previous ArticleMan wanted for late-night pursuit in Tupelo

Police officers recovered the vehicle after Robison escaped.

Tupelo police believe he has since stolen several other vehicles.

He is also wanted by the Lee County Sheriff's Department for felony thefts.

Anyone with information can contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-773-8477 or the Lee County Sheriff's Department at 662-680-5766.

Editor's Note: This article was modified to include information from the Lee County Sheriff's Department. 

Article Comments

81° wxIcon
Hi: 90° Lo: 75°
Feels Like: 87°
Broken Clouds
79° wxIcon
Hi: 90° Lo: 73°
Feels Like: 83°
79° wxIcon
Hi: 88° Lo: 73°
Feels Like: 82°
Broken Clouds
79° wxIcon
Hi: 89° Lo: 72°
Feels Like: 82°
WTVA Radar
WTVA Temperatures
WTVA Severe Weather