Stolen Vehicle and Weapons arrest in Sacramento

Stolen Vehicle and Weapons arrest in Sacramento
Photo: Image of weapon collected during arrest | Sacramento County Sheriff’s Office

Sacramento, CA – In a recent incident, Central Division Patrol Deputies in Sacramento observed a vehicle reported stolen from the city of Citrus Heights on a public roadway. The subsequent attempt to conduct a high-risk vehicle stop resulted in the vehicle fleeing at a high rate of speed, initiating a pursuit.

The pursuit concluded when the driver of the stolen vehicle crashed into an unoccupied parked vehicle. The driver, later identified as Thomas Lish, then attempted to flee on foot. Deputies successfully apprehended Lish, who was found to be in possession of a loaded handgun concealed in his waistband.

Following his apprehension, Thomas Lish was transported and booked into custody at the Sacramento County Main Jail. His bail has been set at $50,000.

The incident highlights the ongoing efforts of law enforcement agencies to address incidents of vehicle theft and related criminal activities in the region. Central Division Patrol Deputies demonstrated vigilance and swift action in responding to the reported stolen vehicle, ensuring the apprehension of the suspect involved.

Authorities continue to emphasize the importance of community cooperation in reporting suspicious activities and providing assistance to law enforcement efforts aimed at maintaining public safety.


Stolen Vehicle and Weapons arrest in Sacramento was last modified: April 1st, 2024 by admin
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