Accused cellphone thief jumps into lake at Orlando International Airport
Jarmal Brown arrested at OIA
ORLANDO, Fla. – An accused thief is behind bars after authorities say he tried to make a run from the law.
Flagler County deputies started searching for Jarmal Brown last month after they say he posed as a Target worker and stole $31,000 worth of cellphones from a Palm Coast location.
Brown had been on the run until customs agents caught him trying to fly back to Orlando from the Bahamas over the weekend.
According to the News-Journal, when agents tried to stop him, Brown took off and ran across the tarmac and jumped into a lake.
He was arrested shortly thereafter and is currently being held on $52,000 bond.
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