Fresno police arrested a man in a stolen Honda on Tuesday afternoon after going to investigate a robbery near Fresno State.
Sgt. Doug Goertzen said the robbery took place about 11:30 a.m. near Shaw and Maple avenues. The suspects reportedly fled in a white 1995 Honda Civic. Detectives found the Honda in a nearby apartment complex.
While conducting surveillance, officers saw the Honda leave the area. They followed it to Shields and Millbrook avenues. The driver, identified as William Flores, 24, was arrested and booked on charges of auto theft. His connection to the robbery is under investigation.
Anyone with information about auto theft is asked to call the Career Criminal Auto Theft Team at 559-621-CCAT.