Man Arrested After Being Found Sleeping in Stolen Subaru, Says EPD
This is a press release from the Eureka Police Department. The information has not been proven in a court of law and any individuals described should be presumed innocent until proven guilty:
On January 31, 2017 at about 11:28 p.m., an officer with the Eureka Police Department located a stolen vehicle parked in an alley near Del Norte and C Streets. The vehicle, a 2013 Subaru, had been reported stolen earlier that day at about 2:30 a.m. from the 2100 block of Everding.
Officers found Victor Becerra, 20 of Eureka, sleeping in the driver’s seat of the parked Subaru. Becarra was arrested and booked into the Humboldt County Correctional Facility for possession of a stolen vehicle.
The victim was notified and responded to the scene to retrieve the vehicle. No damage to the vehicle was reported.