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Man wrecks car after stealing golf bags, clubs from country club

MOULTRIE, GA (WALB) -

A Moultrie man is in jail, accused of stealing items from a golf course.

Investigators say Chris Starnes stole golf bags, clubs and other equipment from a storage building at Sunset Country Club Tuesday morning.

Groundskeepers spotted his car on the course and called police.

Starnes was arrested sitting in his car with the equipment inside.

“He attempted to exit out the other end of the golf course but crashed into a creek area, tried to cross the creek and that's where he wreck his car. He didn't have a purpose. He didn't realize he did anything wrong. He didn't remember anything,” said Inv. Alfred Anderson.

Starnes is charged with burglary, criminal trespass and DUI and having an expired tag.

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