MEMPHIS, TN (WMC) –
A man is in custody after going on a crime spree throughout Memphis on Friday morning, according to Memphis Police Department.
Police spent much of the day tracking down this robbery suspect, even using the help of a helicopter to catch the man.
Investigators said he started his crime spree around 4 a.m. on Getwell Road. There he carjacked someone and made off with their black Chevrolet Suburban.
From there, he went through town robbing people at will. It’s unclear at this time how many robberies he committed or attempted to commit during his crime spree.
However, officers caught up with him when he crashed the Suburban near East Parkway and Young Avenue. He started running, but officers caught up with him quickly.
Police identified the man as 35-year-old Ray Burns. A mugshot for Burns was not immediately