Woman arrested for Grand Larceny after not returning vehicle from test drive

A Nettleton woman was arrested this week on Grand Larceny charges after taking a vehicle on a test drive and not returning it.

From the Tupelo PD:

——For Immediate Release—–11-18-2021

Stolen Vehicle Case

On 11-10-2021 at approximately 04:45 pm Tupelo Police were notified of a stolen vehicle report. Metro Ford personnel (1000 Barnes Crossing) reported that suspect Amanda Turner (33 y/o female, Nettleton) had test drove a 2019 Dodge Challenger unaccompanied at approximately 3:15 pm and had not returned.

On 11-11-2021 at approximately 2:00 pm the vehicle was located abandoned behind the Town House Motel on South Gloster.

On 11-17-2021 Turner was interviewed and arrested for Grand Larceny – Theft of a Motor Vehicle.

Tupelo Municipal Court Judge Stuart set bond at $5,000.

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