Man arrested after running away from police and hiding in dumpster

Man arrested after running away from police and hiding in dumpster

ALBANY, GA (WALB) - A man is in custody after leading police on a foot chase through the mall parking lot, and getting caught with with several bags of marijuana.

Police says 31-year-old Quincy Stephens was speeding through the parking lot near Dillards. When police stopped him, they asked Stephens to get out of the vehicle, and several bags of marijuana fell to the ground.

He ran away and hid in a dumpster. EMS was called to treat Stephens for exhaustion.

Stephens is charged with obstruction of an officer, sell and possession of marijuana with the intent to distribute, speeding, and driving without a license.

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