San Marino Police Arrest Man for Alleged Carjacking in Temple City


| Photo courtesy of the San Marino Police Department

San Marino police have arrested a man for allegedly carjacking a vehicle in Temple City, while a woman who was with him managed to escape and is still on the loose. The incident took place on Thursday, but the man's identity has not yet been released by the authorities.

According to reports, the stolen vehicle was spotted by officers through an automated license plate reader near San Gabriel and California boulevards, which led to the suspect's arrest. However, the suspects fled from the officers and abandoned the vehicle in San Gabriel. A witness in a parking lot saw them running away from the scene.

The San Marino Police Department is urging anyone with information on this case to come forward and assist with the investigation. If you have any information, you can contact the San Marino Police Department at 626-300-0720 or Crime Stoppers at 800-222-TIPS.

The incident highlights the importance of automated license plate readers in law enforcement, which can quickly identify stolen vehicles and lead to their recovery. It also serves as a reminder for the public to remain vigilant and report any suspicious activity to the authorities.

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