Carjacking suspect arrested near Casa Grande

Posted at 9:08 PM, Jan 08, 2016
and last updated 2016-01-09 08:49:53-05

A man with a gun was arrested on Interstate 10 near Casa Grande Friday night.

Department of Public Safety officials say around 7:30 p.m., the suspect tried to carjack a driver near the Love's Truck Stop at Milepost 200 on I-10.  
Police located the suspect on the overpass and after a brief confrontation, were able to take him into custody.

Interstate 10 near Casa Grande was briefly shut down while crews worked to clear the scene.

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