Authorities with the Andalusia Police Department said today that a suspect has been apprehended for allegedly stealing a car from the Andalusia Huddle House.
The car was recovered today in Pensacola, Fla.
Robert T. “Bodie” McLendon, of Conecuh County, was found in possession of the car, a silver 2016 Hyundai Sonata. McLendon is currently being held in the Escambia County jail and will face felony charges in Florida before being extradited to Alabama to face felony charges in Conecuh County and theft charges in Andalusia.
Officers with the Andalusia Police Department remind everyone that thieves are looking for “easy opportunities” during the holiday season, so it’s best to be safe by always locking vehicles and never leaving keys inside.