Moultrie car break-ins may come to a stop

Moultrie Police Department arrested Amentez Slaughter after he was caught attempting to break into a vehicle. / Matt Prichard

The Moultrie Police Department arrested 26-year-old Amentez Slaughter Wednesday morning after he attempted to break into a vehicle.

The Department has been seeing an increased number of car break-ins in the past month and is hopeful that Slaughter may have been behind them.

Slaughter led police on a brief foot chase before he was taken down and arrested.

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