TEXARKANA, Ark. (KTAL/KMSS) – An Ulta Beauty Supply in Texarkana was robbed Wednesday evening, and five Shreveport women were arrested after a high-speed chase with police.
According to police, the robbery was reported at 7:41 p.m. Central dispatch informed patrol officers that the stolen items had tracking devices on them.
As the officer was receiving the tracking information, he came in contact with a white Chevrolet Malibu in the 1700 block of East 47 Street in Texarkana near the location where the items were tracking.
The vehicle fled from the officer and led him on a pursuit up to 133 mph.
While in pursuit, the officer saw the suspects throwing items out of the window. The chase ended at Tall Oaks Street and Water Oak Street intersection, and all suspects in the vehicle were arrested.
Officers found products taken from Ulta Beauty valued at around $6,000 and a gun while searching the suspect’s vehicle.
The following women were arrested and booked into the Miller County Jail, awaiting their court appearance.
- 21-year-old Deja Hunter
- 21-year-old Kayla Jones
- 21-year-old Romekia Robinson
- 23-year-old Kyshawn Winston
- 23-year-old Marquina Capers
The five suspects are charged with fleeing by vehicle, theft by receiving with a value exceeding $5,000, tampering with evidence, obstructing government operations, and possession of a firearm by certain persons.