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Police: K9 helps nab naked car thief

Gulfport Police arrested 30-year-old Kenda Leo Casey and charged him with Motor Vehicle Theft. (Photo Source: Gulfport Police Department) Gulfport Police arrested 30-year-old Kenda Leo Casey and charged him with Motor Vehicle Theft. (Photo Source: Gulfport Police Department)
GULFPORT, MS (WLOX) - A Gulfport man is charged with Motor Vehicle Theft following a police chase along Highway 90 from Gulfport to Long Beach Monday night. Gulfport Police arrested 30-year-old Kenda Leo Casey for stealing a vehicle from the Jr. Food Mart parking lot in the 4600 block of Old Pass Road.

Police said the victim told them while inside the store a naked man tried to come into the store, but the clerk stopped him and the man then laid on the ground in front of the door. The victim said after a while the man got up and got into the victim's vehicle and drove off.

Police said while they were at the business talking with the victim, the suspect drove by the store. Police pursued, chasing after the man down Highway 90 and into Long Beach where they caught the suspect with the help of a K9 officer.

Casey is out of jail on a $20,000.00 bond.

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