Theft Leads to Police Chase in Opp

A Covington County man found out the hard don't run from the police.

Opp police say it started at Fred's on Friday, when Terry McNutt allegedly stole some shovels and rakes.

While responding to the theft call, police found McNutt driving his Chevy truck but refused to stop.

McNutt led authorities on a chase, but not for long; McNutt literally fell out of his truck while it was still moving.

The truck ended up in a ditch.

McNutt will face charges ranging from driving under the influence to theft of property.

He is currently recovering at the Andalusia Regional Medical Center.