RIDGELAND, MS (WLBT) - According to Ridgeland Police, they captured the armed robber who led them on a chase into Jackson Thursday night. Around 11:30 p.m. two employees from Five Guys Burgers were robbed in the Renaissance shopping center parking lot. A Ridgeland police officer spotted the suspect's vehicle on Interstate 55 south and a chase ensued into Jackson. Metro One tracked the car from above while Jackson and Ridgeland Police cruisers were in pursuit on the ground.
"The chase led through a residential area, went down a dead end street, bailed out of the car, short foot pursuit and around 100 yards or so he was taken into custody," said Ridgeland Police Lt. John Neal.
Twenty-five year old Jerome Bracey, Jr. was arrested by Ridgeland Police. He faces several charges including felony fleeing and armed robbery.
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