SLOCOMB, AL (WSFA)- The search is over for a woman accused of stealing a south Alabama police chief's patrol car Tuesday. Slocomb Police Chief Don White says 24-year-old Tiffany Buryn was arrested in Holmes County, FL around 5:00 Tuesday afternoon.
Buryn is accused of stealing White's unmarked 2012 black Dodge Charger around 10 a.m. on Middle Street in Slocomb.
According to the police department, Chief White and another officer were on patrol investigating burglaries and looking for suspects when they stopped a vehicle because the driver was acting suspicious.
Investigators say after pulling over the vehicle, a male driver and female passenger tried to escape. They were also said to be throwing narcotics.
Police got the female under control and handcuffed her, but she tried to escape again. Authorities again brought the woman under control and handcuffed her with her hands behind her back.