Suspects Named in Tipton County Theft and Pursuit



Officials have identified the two men arrested in a shoplifting incident in Covington resulting in a pursuit across south Tipton County involving multiple agencies.








The driver has been identified as Ronnie Lee Collins, 27, of 3453 N. Germantown Road in Bartlett and the passenger as Richard Nathaniel, III, 28, of 203 Mill Avenue in Memphis.  Collins will be formally charged with Theft of Property (Shoplifting), Driving on Revoked Driver’s License, 2 counts of Evading Arrest, 2 counts of Reckless Driving, 2 counts of Reckless Endangerment, 2 counts of Aggravated Assault, 4 counts of Vandalism, 3 counts of Disregarding a Stop Sign.  Nathaniel, III is being charged with Theft of Property (Shoplifting) and Evading Arrest.  Both will remain in custody pending their appearance in Tipton County General Sessions Court later this week.


This article originally appeared as a press release from Tipton County Sheriff's Office.