Florida man arrested after hiding legless, fugitive girlfriend in storage bin, deputies say

Florida Man Arrested After Allegedly Hiding Legless, Fugitive Girlfriend In Storage Bin

POLK COUNTY, Fla. — A Florida man was arrested after trying to hide his legless, fugitive girlfriend in a storage container from authorities, investigators said.

John Robert Carr Jr. tried to conceal Krystle Lee Anderson, who was wanted for failure to appear in Orange County in a 2015 case in which she was accused of trying to rob a Burger King with a BB gun,

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. Anderson was shot and lost her legs in the incident.

<p>Krystle Lee Anderson.&nbsp;</p>

Krystle Lee Anderson. 

Deputies with Polk County Sheriff’s Office and federal marshals were tipped off that Anderson was with Carr at his residence,

. When they arrived, he told them she was not there; however, officers saw through a bedroom window that Carr had put the 4-foot-tall woman into a plastic storage bin,

.

Carr was arrested and charged with resisting arrest, according to the Polk County Sheriff's Office. Additional charges are pending, according to the Ledger.

Anderson was taken into custody.