Police searching for Whitley Co. car theft suspect

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) - The Williamsburg Police Department and Kentucky State Police are searching for a suspect in vehicle thefts in Whitley County and Knoxville, Tennessee.

Justin Jaynes, 22, is wanted on charges of receiving stolen property and fleeing and evading. Police say Jaynes was last seen in the Whitley County community of Pleasant View Tuesday. We're told he led police on a high speed chase in a stolen vehicle before running off on foot. Police say you should consider Jaynes armed and dangerous.

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