Courts & Crime

Police chase moped towing stolen lawn mower

A moped driver led police on a chase after they spotted him towing a stolen lawn mower, police say.

Lindsey Phillips Jr., 42, of Rock Hill was charged with resisting police after running from police Friday afternoon.

Earlier that day, a Rich Street resident reported a Troy Built red and black push mower was stolen from her back yard. She told police a man riding a white bike took it from her yard, according to Rock Hill police reports.

Nearly six hours later police, spotted Phillips riding a moped on Walnut Street. He was towing a lawn mower and a weed eater, reports states.

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