Stolen Property Arrest
- April 12, 2016
- Category: Press Releases
Date Incident: 9 April 2016
Subject: Stolen Property Arrest
9 April 2016, at approx. 3:50 pm, an Officer took a burglary report from a resident on N. Washington Street. The victim reported an unknown responsible had removed a generator, electric miter saw, 3 fishing poles with reels, 2 tackle boxes, as well as a Waste Management garbage can from their garage/property.
At approx. 4:50 pm, the police department was notified of a suspicious male subject, in the area of Columbia Way and N Stewart Street, who was dragging a garbage can with fishing poles and a miter saw inside it. An Officer located the suspicious male, who was identified as Jason Knight, a 40 year old transient. Knight is on felony probation for possession of stolen property.
A large amount of stolen property was located at Knight’s camp site, some of which matched the reported stolen items from the recent burglary. The victim responded and identified almost $1,500 worth of property, which belonged to them. Recent victims of other thefts in the area responded and identified items as well.