AUBURN (CBS13) – A Nevada City man was arrested for allegedly stealing items from a Home Depot right after he reportedly got into a stolen truck.
On November 19 at 5 p.m., a Placer County Sheriff’s deputy responded to the report of a drunk driver at the Home Depot on Willow Creek Drive, in Auburn.READ MORE: Sheriff: Modesto Mother, 32, Led Deputies On Short Chase With 2-Year-Old Daughter In Van
When deputies arrived at the store, they found the vehicle, a Ford F-150, believed to have been driven by the suspect parked in the parking lot of a Home Depot. It had been reported stolen in Grass Valley earlier that day, according to a Placer County Sheriff’s Department statement.READ MORE: Stockton Shooting Victim Speaks After Returning Home From Hospital
Not long after, the suspect, 44-year old Enoch Marsh of Nevada City, walked out of the store and got into the truck. He was stopped by deputies and arrested without incident, they say.
Through the course of their investigation, deputies discovered Marsh had stolen numerous items totaling over $3,400 from Home Depot earlier in the day, they say.MORE NEWS: Cold War-Era Relic Responsible For Loud Siren In East Sacramento Monday Night
Marsh was arrested on suspicion of vehicle theft, possession of a stolen vehicle, and receiving stolen property.