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Sikeston man arrested after stealing car from mall parking lot

Robert Bom (Source: Scott County Sheriff's Department) Robert Bom (Source: Scott County Sheriff's Department)
MINER, MO (KFVS) -

Officers with the Miner Police Department responded to the Sikeston Factory Outlet Mall on Saturday, July 30 after receiving a report of a possible stolen vehicle.

When officers arrived on the scene they spoke with the victim, who reported that his GMC Jimmy had been stolen from a parking lot.

As officers investigated, the vehicle was spotted by one of the officers as it was attempting to make an exit from the mall.

The officer attempted to stop the vehicle, but the driver began to flee from the area, which resulted in a short vehicle pursuit.

Officers arrested 54-year-old Robert L. Bom of the Sikeston area. He was charged with tampering with a motor vehicle in the first-degree.  His bond has been set at $5000.00.

He was taken to the Scott County Sheriffs Department.

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