Investigators said the Florida man was arrested after trying to hide his legless, runaway girlfriend from authorities in a storage container. John Robert Carr Jr. tried to hide Krystle Lee Anderson, who was wanted for her failure to appear in Orange County in the 2015 case. in which she was accused of trying to rob a Burger King with a BB pistol, according to The Lakeland Ledger. Anderson was injured and lost her leg during the incident. Polk County sheriffs and federal marshals were informed that Anderson was with Carr at his residence, Ledger reported. When they arrived, he told them that she was not there; however, officers saw through the bedroom window that Carr had placed the four-foot woman in a plastic storage container, Ledger reported.
According to the Polk County Sheriff, Carr was arrested and charged with resisting arrest. Additional payments are pending, according to Ledger.
Anderson was taken into custody.