Man arrested after robbing Tommy Hilfiger store, leading deputies on a high speed chase

Published: Jan. 4, 2022 at 10:45 PM EST
Email This Link
Share on Pinterest
Share on LinkedIn

To keep up with the latest local news subscribe to our TV20 newsletter HERE and receive news straight to your email every morning.

GAINESVILLE, Fla. (WCJB) - Alachua County Sheriff’s Deputies arrested a man after a strong-arm robbery turned into a vehicle chase down Archer Road.

Deputies say Scotty Norton, 32, forcibly took merchandise from a store in Celebration Pointe. He then led deputies on a chase to the Wawa gas station on Archer Road where he hit a fire hydrant and tried running away.

Deputies caught him and arrested him. They say he was also wanted for numerous other robberies in Gainesville.

Copyright 2022 WCJB. All rights reserved. Click here to subscribe to our newsletter.