6 a.m. Saturday, July 12, 2014 – 6 a.m. Sunday, July 13, 2014
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11:03 p.m. Recovered Stolen Vehicle
1675 S Empire Rd
Dispatch received a call of a stolen Geneva Rock truck which had just been abandoned. The witness gave a good suspect description. A K-9 officer with his bloodhound was able to track the fleeing subject to 1785 S. Bennett Rd. John Hallberg (6/26/67) was located hiding in another truck. Hallberg was positively identified by the witness as the person who had abandoned the truck. Hallberg was booked for the possession of a stolen vehicle and outstanding warrants.
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