An early morning shoplifting complaint leads to two arrests in Adair County.
28 year old Mark Higgason and 27 year old Kera Elrod, of Tennessee, were both arrested Wednesday morning, September 12th, 2018, after an Adair County Deputy spotted a vehicle on Burkesville Road, matching the description of a vehicle that had fled from Wal-Mart in Columbia after stealing several items.
A traffic stop was conducted and several stolen items were found in the vehicle.
Higgason was arrested and charged with Theft By Unlawful Taking under $500.00 and Operating a Motor Vehicle Under the Influence of Alcohol/Drugs.
Elrod was arrested on charges of Theft By Unlawful Taking under $500.00, Possession of Marijuana, and two outstanding Barren County warrants.
Both were lodged in the Adair County Jail.