New Castle News

February 6, 2013

High-speed chase follows retail theft incident

By Staff
New Castle News

NEW CASTLE — A Mahoningtown man is facing multiple charges following a high-speed pursuit Wednesday afternoon through several municipalities.

Union Township police said Jordan E. McMullen, 19, was seen stuffing $200 worth of merchandise into a tote bag at Walmart yesterday afternoon.

Stopped by a loss prevention officer, McMullen shoved her and an elderly greeter to the ground, possibly breaking the greeter’s hip, police said.

Look for more details in Thursday's edition of the New Castle News.