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Suspect arrested for stealing jacket at Love’s Travel Stop

Suspect arrested for stealing jacket at Love’s Travel Stop

Tracy Byron Jenkins
Tracy Byron Jenkins

A suspect was arrested for stealing a jacket from Love’s Travel Stop in Bushnell.

Tracy Byron Jenkins, 22, of Ocala, was in the store in the early hours of Wednesday when he took a black jacket with reflective stripes and got into a gray Toyota Solara, according to an arrest report from Sumter County Sheriff’s Office. A deputy spotted the vehicle and ordered a traffic stop at the nearby Burger King.

Jenkins admitted he took the jacket off a hanger, put it on and walked out of Love’s Travel Stop. He admitted to not paying for the jacket. He was arrested for theft and booked into the Sumter County Detention Center. He was released after posting $150 bail.