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Man wanted in car theft captured in Mount Vernon Early Friday Morning

Captured in Mount Vernon! 54 Year old Keith Martin of Mount Vernon was captured this morning around 1 am this morning on Follin Avenue. He was the suspect being sought in Mt Vernon earlier this week following a stolen car report. Also has a charge of Aggravated robbery out of Franklin County.

Martin was found in an apartment complex and a warrant was served to him.

Officers responded to a report of a stolen vehicle around 1030am in the area of Amatos Pizza. Martin fled in the stolen vehicle which contained a gun. Police searched for the suspect and found a stolen firearm in the area of Meadow Ridge Apartments but the suspect is still on the loose but is not believed to be armed.
The Mount Vernon Police Department would like to thank our Citizens, News Reporters and all other local Law Enforcement agencies with assistance provided.

Additional Charges are pending.

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