Well-known Mobile driver ‘Mercedes Marge’ carjacked

Mobile County

MOBILE, Ala. (WKRG) — A Mobile man was arrested by police Monday after they say he took a vehicle from a woman at knifepoint and threatened a McDonald’s employee.

Police say it happened at around 5:30 p.m. at Springdale Blvd and Dauphin Street. Officers were called for a report of a robbery. Police confirmed the man, David Kelly, used a knife and took a vehicle from a woman. According to witnesses, the woman is a well-known Mobile driver known as “Mercedes Marge” on social media.

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During their investigation, police also learned Kelly used a knife at the Circle K nearby to take beer from the store and threatened a McDonald’s employee.

Kelly was arrested and charged with two counts of Robbery First Degree and Menacing.

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