Car theft arrest made
Dowell in custody on felony charge
By JOHN RECH
West Memphis Police arrested Orlando Dowell as a driver of a stolen vehicle earlier this month. Citizens may remember Dowell as he wore a distinctive black balaclava styled ski mask with red capital letters ‘FOX 13 GANG’ and tattoos on his forearms. Police suspect him in other car thefts and asked the public for help connecting him to those cases.
City Communications Director Nick Coulter explained.
“Dowell had in his possession items which led officers to believe he has been involved in other vehicle thefts in the area,” said Coulter.
Anyone with any information about this incident is urged to contact the West Memphis Police Department dispatch at (870) 732-7555 or Crittenden County Crime Stoppers at (870) 732-4444. All calls will be kept confidential.
West Memphis Police arrested Orlando Dowell for car theft earlier this month and suspect him in other theft. Dowell is seen in a black and red ski mask with tattoos on his forearms. Police offered Crime Stoppers reward for information connect connecting the Dowell and the stolen items to other car thefts in the area.
Photo courtesy of WMPD