Police: Man steals car from Lufkin car wash, flees

Source: Angelina County Jail
Source: Angelina County Jail

LUFKIN, TX (KTRE) - A Lufkin man is in jail after allegedly stealing a car and evading arrest.

Roy L. Smith, 45, was arrested Friday after police say he stole a car from Excel car wash in Lufkin.

The Lufkin Police media report says the vehicle and the suspect were found a short time later and the suspect was arrested.

Smith remains in the Angelina County Jail on charges of unauthorized use of a vehicle, a state jail felony and evading arrest.

His bond for both offenses is set at $9,000.

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