Richland Police Department: Vehicle Theft / Felony Eluding Suspect Arrested
Theft / Felony Eluding Suspect Arrested
Arrested: Roberts, Anthony O.; 40 year of age male, transient Charges:
Possession of a stolen vehicle (2 counts), Felony Eluding, Hit and Run Attended,
On 2-7-2014 at approximately 11:30 AM members of the
Richland PD Street Crimes Unit received information that Anthony Roberts was at
the Airport Motel on 4th Street in Pasco.
Assisted by members of the
Pasco PD Street Crimes Unit and the United States Marshall's Service, Roberts
was contacted and taken into custody.
Roberts was booked into the Benton
County jail on the above listed charges.
This arrest was the result of a
pursuit that was initiated on February 4, 2014. Roberts was in the parking lot
of Fred Meyer, 101 Wellsian Way, and broke into a car. He fled the scene in a
stolen Chevrolet pickup towing a stolen utility trailer. Roberts hit another
occupied vehicle as he fled the parking lot. A short vehicle pursuit terminated
on Carrier Way and Roberts fled on foot.