Former EB man is jailed

Flees deputies and homeowner fires shots as suspect runs from his shed

A former East Brewton resident is facing multiple charges after being accused of crashing a stolen vehicle and later hiding in a storage shed outside a residence in the Ridge Road area before being captured after the homeowner fired shots as the suspect ran from the shed.

Gary Edelstein, 29, 1986 Edelstein Lane, Westville, Fla., was arrested Jan. 4 and charged with attempting to elude, unlawful possession of drug paraphernalia, receiving stolen property and burglary. He was transported to the Escambia County Detention Center in Brewton and jailed on $60,000 bond. Records show Edelstein previou...

Rendered 05/23/2024 08:09