Recovery of the Stolen Camaro
May 18, 1978


Recovery of the Camaro stolen by the escapees near Waynesboro, Mississippi. On May 16, 1978, Policeman Dean Roberts, Butler, Alabama, attempted to stop the escapees; and, as he stepped out of his unit, was struck by the blast from a 12 gauge shotgun. The escapees later hid the Camaro in a heavily wooded area near Tuscahoma Landing in Choctaw County, Alabama. On May 18, 1978, the vehicle was recovered by Choctaw County Sheriff Don Lolley

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Photos courtesy of Sgt. Michael Harbour, East Mississippi Correctional Facility, Meridian, MS