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GPS helps authorities track down stolen log truck

Wallace was charged with felony taking of a motor vehicle. (Photo source: PRC Jail) Wallace was charged with felony taking of a motor vehicle. (Photo source: PRC Jail)
PEARL RIVER COUNTY, MS (WLOX) -

A log truck stolen north of Poplarville early Friday morning was discovered in Biloxi, just a few hours later. 

According to Pearl River County Chief Deputy Shane Tucker, authorities were able to track the truck because it is GPS enabled. Police were advised to be on the looked for the truck, and it was also listed on the National Crime Information Center.

Biloxi police were contacted, and stopped 33-year-old Gary Wallace on Hwy. 90

Wallace, of Saucier, was arrested and taken to the Pearl River County Jail. He is charged with felony taking of a motor vehicle.

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