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Ariz. man relaxing in stolen car arrested

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A man who said he was on his way to San Francisco was arrested in Oakhurst earlier this week when a deputy saw him lounging in the trunk of a stolen vehicle near a park.

Terry Lee Howard, 22 from Page, Arizona was arrested and booked into Madera County Jail on two charges relating to stolen property.

Howard was found by Madera County Sheriff’s deputy Miguel Hernandez during a routine patrol around 10 p.m. Tuesday, sheriff’s spokeswoman Erica Stuart said.

Hernandez spotted Howard’s feet jutting out from the trunk of a black Mazda sedan, Stuart said, and when he approached him saw Howard was simply lying in the trunk...


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