PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — Three Portland-area people were arrested for multiple different charges after they were seen walking away from a reported stolen truck in a parking lot in Cornelius.
On Saturday morning, the arresting officer, according to a release from the Washington County Sheriff’s Office, thought a truck in a Cornelius parking lot looked “suspicious” and decided to check it out. About 20 minutes later the officer learned the truck had been reported stolen from a construction site in Beaverton.
A search of the area found the 3 people walking away from the truck, who were then arrested.
William Litton, 24, was arrested and charged with Unlawful Use of a Motor Vehicle.
Hailey Elden, 23, was arrested and charged with Escape II, False Information to Police, Unlawful Possession of Methamphetamine and Parole Violation.
Kaylee Hathaway, 28, arrested on a warrant for Failure to Appear in court on drug charges.
None of the three were charged with motor vehicle theft.