Car Thief Suspect Caught by Police

4-26-06 - A car thief who escaped from police Tuesday is now behind bars. Grayson County Deputies caught up with 25-year Larry Boland around 5:30 p.m. Tuesday evening.

Boland was hiding behind some hay bales in a barn off of Highway 69 at the Choctaw Bridge and he had a handgun lying beside him. Authorities say just hours before that Boland led Denison Police on a chase down FM 1753 in a stolen vehicle. When the car lost control, he crashed and took off on foot.

Boland is being charged with unlawful possession of a firearm by a felon and violating his parole.