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Police: Man arrested in Subway after trying to steal car

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David Joel Beckman. Image source: Harrison County Sheriff's Department. David Joel Beckman. Image source: Harrison County Sheriff's Department.
BILOXI, MS (WLOX) -

Biloxi police arrested a man in a Subway restaurant Sunday after he tried to steal a car from the parking lot of Edgewater Mall.

Lieutenant Bobby Darden said David Joel Beckman, 23, was caught trying to steal a car from the parking lot by the owner of the car who was leaving the mall.

Officials said Beckman ran on foot towards Edgewater Village but was closely followed by the victim who was feeding information to police.

Darden said Beckman was arrested inside the Subway in Edgewater Village without incident. He is being held at the Harrison County Adult Detention Center on a $5,000 bond.

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