Clayton County, Georgia police arrested a person who evaded police on a bike that detectives had been capable of establish utilizing TikTok, in line with police.
Georgia State Police pursued the motorbike by each Henry and Clayton counties, a Fb put up from the Clayton County Police Division learn, and in the end misplaced contact with it.
Lt. Thomas Reimers of the division heard in regards to the chase and searched social media till he was capable of find a video on TikTok and YouTube, showing to be recorded by the suspect in the course of the pursuit.
Police mentioned the 2022 Triumph Road Triple RS within the video was comparatively uncommon and had been modified from its manufacturing unit specs.
Utilizing that data, Lt. Reimers searched by software program and located just one 2022 Triumph Road Triple RS registered within the space, to an individual in Riverdale.
An extra investigation carried out by Lt. Reimers uncovered extra images of the motorbike on the suspect’s residence and on the suspect’s social media channels.
He then reached out to State Police to allow them to know what he uncovered.
On Dec. 14, Lt. Reimers and a State Trooper went to the suspect’s residence to speak and think about the motorbike.
The 2022 Triumph Road Triple RS within the video was comparatively uncommon and had been modified.Clayton County Police Division
Throughout the go to, police mentioned, the suspect confessed that he was the motive force of the motorbike who fled police.
In the end, police obtained 12 arrest warrants for the suspect.
“With out the diligent efforts of Lieutenant Reimers to go above and past the decision of responsibility, it’s extremely unlikely that the offender wouldn’t have been recognized and he might have continued to hazard the residents of Clayton County,” police mentioned within the Fb put up.
Clayton County Police didn’t establish the suspect within the put up and referred all inquiries to state police.
Georgia State Police didn’t instantly reply to requests searching for the suspect’s id.