Couple arrested in stolen vehicle incident; deputies draw guns, have canine on scene
Last updated 10/8/2009 at Noon
A man and woman traveling in a stolen 2001 Isuzu Rodeo were taken into custody Monday, September 28, at approximately 2 p.m. near the intersection of South Mission Road and Clemmens Lane.
Sheriff’s Sgt. Ron McCracken said deputies arrested Melissa Beck, 37, and Patrick Harter, 26, both of Fallbrook, on charges of possession of stolen property in what he described as a “high-risk vehicle stop.”
Citizens in the area saw the law enforcement officers with guns drawn and a canine standing by during the incident.
“A stolen vehicle is a felony and we never know if the people inside are...