GARLAND COUNTY, Ark. (KTHV) - The Garland County Sheriff's Office located and arrested a man that led police on a high speed chase Sunday, March 29 and ran into nearby woods leaving his female accomplice and sticks of dynamite behind in the vehicle.
Deputies began pursuing Shannon Dale Smith, 43, and Kandyce Jones after receiving a tip of a possible kidnap, and their vehicle matched the description.
After a high-speed pursuit, deputies were able to pull over the suspects. Smith ran off into nearby woods, and Jones was taken into custody. She was charged with five counts of Criminal Possession of Explosives.
Garland County deputies along with the U.S. Forest Service were able to locate Smith at a location on Iron Fork Lane. He is charged with five counts of Possession of Stolen Explosives.