A 35-year-old man who allegedly stole a Mercedes during a test drive was arrested Monday, Fresno police said Friday.
The suspect got into the car with a salesman just before 3 p.m. Jan. 26 from Mercedes of Fresno. During the drive he pretended he had a gun and forced the salesman out of the car. Police said they found the car on Monday near Kings Canyon Road and Phillips Avenue.
Police saw the suspect nearby but he fought officers when they tried to arrest him. When he was interviewed he admitted that he stole the car.
He was booked into the Fresno County Jail on suspicion of carjacking.
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