LINCOLN (CBS13) – A Cameron Park woman was arrested after she made an unusual request.
According to Lincoln police, the woman waved down one of their officers on Thursday night Lincoln Boulevard. She told the officer that she ran out of gas and needed a ride to her car.READ MORE: Boy, 8, Hailed A Hero After Discovering Baby Sister Unresponsive In Pool
The officer gave the woman, Lynette Stewart, a ride as well as a gas can.READ MORE: California Allowing Theme Parks, Ball Parks And Stadiums To Reopen With Strict Limits On April 1
When he checked out the status of the vehicle, he found that it had been reported stolen on Wednesday.
Stewart was arrested for vehicle theft and possession of methamphetamine and booked into the South Placer Jail.MORE NEWS: SMUD Again Extends Suspension Of Non-Payment Shutoffs – Now Through June