Arrested: Brian C. Mares 10/28/79 Seattle area resident
Charges: Felony warrant for escape (original charge-violation of a court order), auto theft, and resisting arrest
Synopsis: This morning at about 0645 hours, RPD units were dispatched to an auto theft in the 400 block of Smith. RPD officers learned the suspect had prowled several vehicles in the area before stealing the vehicle. The same vehicle was used in different crimes throughout the day in the Tri-Cities Area.
At about 1455 hours, RPD officers located the stolen vehicle in the 2100 block of Trippe Street. When officers attempted to arrest the male he took off running. Officers caught the male who physically resisted arrest.
The male was treated at Kadlec and was eventually booked into the Benton County Jail on the above listed charges.
Other charges will follow once those investigations are complete.
Posted by: Sgt. Darryl Judge