Nashville man free on bond for car burglary arrested again for auto theft

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Dillon Krantz

Dillon Krantz (Source: MNPD)

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) — A Nashville man free on bond after being arrested by Metro Police back in May for car burglary and fraudulent use of a credit card was arrested Wednesday for stealing a pickup truck belonging to a Papa John’s delivery driver.

According to MNPD, the crime occurred around 11 a.m. in the parking lot of a convenience store near 21st Avenue and West End Avenue. Investigators say they spotted the suspect, 22-year-old Dillon Krantz, traveling in the stolen Nissan Frontier on Charlotte Pike near 36th Avenue.

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When investigators attempted to stop him, Krantz didn’t immediately pull over and drove about 30 miles per hour to a parking lot two blocks away, where undercover detectives took him into custody without incident.

In addition to stealing the truck, Krantz is charged with stealing a Lexus sedan from the parking lot of a convenience store on McCrory Lane on June 2.

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