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Sikeston man accused of stealing camping trailer

Kiefer Clay (Source: Miner PD) Kiefer Clay (Source: Miner PD)

Officers of the Miner Police Department recovered a camping trailer that was stolen from Sikeston and arrested a suspect in possession of it on Wednesday. 

Kiefer Austin Clay, 25, of Sikeston was charged with theft, resisting arrest, and driving while revoked.  

Officers received a report that a stolen camping trailer was traveling on I-55 southbound and officers located it as it was being pulled by a vehicle that Clay was driving. 

Police attempted to stop the vehicle as Clay refused to pull over. 

The chase went from I-55 to US Highway 60 and ended near PTI trucking on US Highway 60. 

Clay jumped out of his moving vehicle and took off running across US Highway 60.  A female passenger guided the vehicle to a stop in the median of US Highway 60. 

Clay was arrested sometime later hiding near PTI trucking. 

Clay was being held at the Miner Police Department on a $25,000 bond. 

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