Jamestown Township, WI July 10, 2016– On July 10, 2016 at approximately 11:45 a.m., the Grant County Communications center was contacted by Dubuque Police Department that they were in pursuit of a vehicle involved in a theft incident in the City of Dubuque.
A Grant County Deputy was able to get behind the suspect vehicle on Hwy 151 as it exited at Badger Road in Jamestown Township. The vehicle continued to attempt to elude the deputy on Badger Road eventually driving into the Birchwood Golf Course parking lot. The driver of the suspect vehicle stopped the car and took off running and was apprehended a short time later by a Wisconsin State Patrol Inspector as he came out of the woods onto Eagle Point Road. The other two female occupants were taken into custody without incident. The suspects in the vehicle had shoplifted a considerable amount of merchandise from a retail store in Dubuque, additionally the vehicle had been stolen in a strong arm robbery in the city of Milwaukee by armed suspects.
The following persons were arrested and are facing charges in Grant County and Dubuque County:
Donta Lockhart, Milwaukee, Black/Male, 24, Eluding an officer, Felon possess Firearm, Vehicle Theft, Receiving Stolen Property
Lametta Cooper, Milwaukee, Female/Black, 25, Operate vehicle without consent as passenger
Shaquea Rhodes, Milwaukee, Female/Black, 22, Vehicle Theft, Receive stolen property
The above subjects are currently being held in the Grant County Jail pending a court appearance.