Theft of Property Arrest in Auburn
July 16, 2013
On Tuesday, July 16, 2013 the Auburn Police Division
arrested Anson M. Tompkins, age 25, of Valley, Alabama, and charged him with
Theft of Property 1st Degree, Public Intoxication, Rendering False
Information to Law Enforcement, and Escape 3rd Degree. At approximately 3:40 a.m. this same date
patrol officers responded to the parking lot of an apartment complex located in
the 300 block of South College Street in reference to the report of a person
attempting to steal a motorcycle. Upon
arrival officers contacted Tompkins and took him into custody. He was transported to the Auburn Police
Division’s detective section to be interviewed.
While at the police building Tompkins bolted from custody but was
quickly apprehended in an adjoining parking lot. Tompkins was then transported to the Lee
County Detention Center where he is currently being held on a $9,500 bond.