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Man Arrested Following Chase Through Wichita Falls Neighborhood

Wichita Falls, Texas - A man is behind bars after police say the suspect led police on a foot chase after he was spotted stealing a package.

According to police, an off-duty officer spotted 20-year-old Kevin Allan Smith taking a package from a residence in the 3700 block of Westerly Place. The officer talked to the resident, who said he had a grandson living with him, but the grandson wasn't home.

The officer then chased Smith through the neighborhood on foot, before cornering him in the 4900 block of Opal Street.

The stolen package was revealed to be two boxes of rubber gloves.

Smith was arrested and charged with Theft Under $1500 With Two Or More Previous Convictions and Evading Arrest or Detention.

Smith is currently being held in the Wichita County Jail.

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