Arrest in Pasco Leads to Investigation into Possible Car Theft Ring
PASCO, Wash.-- A Pasco man is in jail after being found with a stolen car. Pasco police say they got a call about a stolen car, and later found it on the 1300 block of Sylvester Street on Wednesday evening. However, someone had changed the license plates and vin number on the car. Police were able to identify the car through other unique markings.
They arrested 20-year-old Juan Villareal, of Pasco, for having stolen property.
Pasco police will continue to investigate to see if this is part of a larger car theft ring.