Crime Report: Police Catch Thieves Stealing Tires off Vehicle
Possession of Narcotics
An officer conducted a traffic stop in the 3000 block of Amherst for a tail light malfunction and expired registration. During the course of the traffic stop, the driver was found to have four arrest warrants with West U. The driver was arrested and transported to WUPD Jail. During the booking process, the officer found a controlled substance inside the driver’s purse. The driver was then charged with possession of a controlled substance.
At 01:24 a.m., officers were dispatched to the 4000 block of Arnold in reference to a theft of vehicle tires/wheels in progress. The officers arrived in the area and were able to locate the suspects’ vehicle. Three suspects were arrested and charged with felony theft.