JONES COUNTY, MS (WDAM) - The Jones County Sheriff's Department is asking for assistance in locating a man wanted in connection with several vehicle thefts in Jones County.
Joseph Lamar Thomas, 33 of Ellisville, is wanted after stealing a vehicle in the Moselle area. Several witnesses attempted to stop Thomas and hold him until law enforcement arrived, but Thomas fled on foot.
Thomas is also a suspect in another vehicle theft as well as two other attempted vehicle thefts. He also has other outstanding felony warrants.
Thomas could be traveling in a stolen 2004 beige Chevy Silverado or Z71 truck.
If you have any information about Thomas, please contact the Jones County Sheriff's Department at 601-425-3147 or CRIME STOPPERS at 601-428-7867.