Auto thief arrested
Boca Raton, FL On Wednesday, January 26 at about 6:20 p.m., Boca Raton police officers observed a suspicious truck in the Town Center at Boca Raton mall parking lot near Macy's, 5700 West Glades Road.
The vehicle, a grey Nissan truck, was parked with its lights off with three males inside. The officer confirmed with police dispatch that the truck was reported stolen from the Broward County Sheriff's Office.
Boca Raton police officers spoke with the three occupants, including the driver, Baron Howard. Howard told the officers that he borrowed the truck from an acquaintance named Tommy. Howard added that he did not know where Tommy got the truck. The other two occupants told officers they just went with Howard to the mall and did not know where he got the truck.
Officers arrested Howard for grand theft auto and all three were trespassed from the mall.
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