Monroe Co. Sheriff's Office: Man involved in Macon theft, chase also attempted carjacking

Man wanted for Macon theft, Bolingbroke attempted carjacking / Courtesy of the Monroe County Sheriff's Office

BOLINGBROKE, Ga. -- Authorities in Monroe County are looking for a man who they say attempted to steal someone's vehicle after allegedly stealing from a Macon store then leading authorities on a chase.

According to Sgt. Lawson Bittick with the Monroe County Sheriff's Office, the same man involved in the theft of iPhones from a Cricket Wireless in Macon was responsible for the attempted carjacking on Williamson Drive in Bolingbroke.

The man was seen dressed in a black crop-top shirt, black shorts and wearing a red wig.

According to the Bibb County Sheriff's Office, two men led authorities on a chase into Bolingbroke from Macon after the theft. One man was arrested shortly after but two got away.

Anyone with information on the suspect's identity or whereabouts is urged to contact the Bibb County Sheriff's Office at (478)751-7500, Macon Regional Crimestoppers at 1-877-68CRIME or Sgt. Bittick at (478)994-7043.

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