Share
K-9 “Noran” Apprehends Riverside Car Thief

K-9 “Noran” Apprehends Riverside Car Thief

RIVERSIDE – Riverside police received a Lo-Jack alert Wednesday morning indicating they were in the area of a stolen vehicle. At around 9:30 a.m. a Problem Oriented Policing Officer (POP) received the alert in the area of Park Avenue at 10th Street. A UCR Police officer was next to receive the signal on 1st and Chestnut Streets.

The signal led police to surveil the vehicle. A while later, they witnessed the male subject get into the vehicle and drive south on Chestnut Street. The driver went into a Chestnut Street driveway and subsequently collided with a parked vehicle and fled on foot. A perimeter was set up and aerial and K-9 support was called in to assist. K-9 “Noran”, a 6 year old Malinois dog who has been a police service dog for nearly 4 years got to the scene. During a yard-to-yard search, Noran apprehended the-the suspect. A large folding knife was located in his possession.

The suspect later identified as 22-year-old San Bernardino resident, Abraham Ramos was arrested and taken to a local hospital before being booked into jail for auto theft, possession of stolen property, possession of illegal drugs and hit & run.

For late-breaking news, follow 24/7 Headline News on our Los Angeles County Facebook group, Riverside County Facebook group, Coachella Valley News groupUS News group, Victor Valley/Inland Empire Facebook group. If you like what we are doing and want regular updates on your facebook stream like our Facebook Fan Page. You may also follow 24/7 Headline News on Twitter and Instagram! 
Follow Me

Christie Martin

Reporter at 24/7 Headline News
Integrity is unbelievably important when reporting. I believe in getting to the bottom of the story while being sensitive to the fact that the "story" affects real lives.I am committed to bringing important news, events, and other information to those in my community and beyond.


Got News? Contact me at ChristieMartin@247headline.com
Follow Me

Image Sources:

  • Photo Courtesy of Riverside PD: Photo Courtesy of Riverside PD
Family Assistance Program