Police team up to find and arrest man suspected of stealing a vehicle and hitting a pedestrian
RAINSVILLE, Ala. - The Rainsville Police Department teamed up with the Fort Payne Police Department to nab a man they say stole a car and hit a pedestrian.
Rainsville Police say it happened Monday morning at the Dollar General Store at 444 McCurdy Avenue N. in Rainsville.
Police say someone called 911 around 9:00 in the morning to report a person had been hit by a vehicle that was being stolen from the parking lot.
The pedestrian was taken to DeKalb Regional Medical Center in Fort Payne for medical treatment.
A short time later, the Rainsville Police and Fort Payne Police worked together to find the suspect.
They identify him as 41-year-old Toby Lynn Hudgins of Rainsville.
Officers arrested Hudgins for a charge of theft of property 1st Degree and he could face more charges.
Police also recovered the stolen vehicle.