Man Flees In Stolen Dump Truck

A man is jailed after leading police on a chase this morning in a stolen city of Beaumont dump

truck. The truck was used to knock down a fence at the Beaumont Home Depot store where

several items were stolen from the garden center area. Police located the truck on Concord

Road and the driver sped off. Following a brief pursuit, 43-year old Roderick Haleof Beaumont,

was taken into custody. He is charged with unauthorized use of a motor vehicle and fleeing in a

motor vehicle. Heis also facing charges for the Home Depot theft.