Man arrested in Old Town for possessing stolen vehicleBy: Staff Report
A man working on a sport utility vehicle in the in early-morning hours of Tuesday in Old Town Auburn was arrested after a records check revealed the vehicle was stolen.
At approximately 12:36 a.m. Auburn Police Officer Stan Hamelin was patrolling the area of Old Town when he found Peter Paul Cassidy working on a 1987 Jeep Cherokee in a parking lot on Washington Street, according to a press release issued by the Auburn Police Department early Wednesday morning.
Officer Hamelin conducted a records check of the vehicle and found it was reported stolen out of
Cassidy was booked into the Placer County Jail for possession of a stolen vehicle, possession of stolen credit cards and forgery. As of Wednesday morning he was in custody with bail set at $100,000.