Lansing Man Arrested For Attempted Car Theft This Morning

A Lansing man is behind bars after trying to steal car from an employee at Meijer. Police say the 21-year-old man forced himself into the car and tried to push the owner out.

It happened around four am on Pennsylvania avenue. We're told the suspect fled the area,, but was later tracked down by k-9 units,, just southeast of Meijer.
Police say the man will likely be charged with attempted car jacking and simple assault.