Richland and Kennewick Police, Washington State Troopers, and the Benton County Sheriff's Department were busy chasing down a stolen car suspect.
The man was finally arrested for auto theft, DUI, and other charges
Friday afternoon, May 12th, Kennewick Police responded to a report of a stolen vehicle, the one pictured in our story.
After passing the Washington House earlier this month, a bill that would make more funding available for law enforcement agencies in the state to combat auto theft is now moving through the state Senate.
Seventh District Rep. Jacqueline Maycumber (R) of Republic introduced the legislation (HB 1682) and says it would make money available for the prevention, investigation, and prosecution of auto th