Authorities offer cash reward for suspect in Richland car chase

Tri-City HeraldFebruary 6, 2014 

Anthony Owen Roberts, 40, is wanted by Benton County authorities.

CRIME STOPPERS

— Authorities are asking for the public’s help to track down a 40-year-old man who is suspected of leading Richland police on a car chase earlier this week.

Crime Stoppers is offering a cash reward for information leading to the arrest of Anthony Owen Roberts.

Police say Roberts broke into a vehicle at the Richland Fred Meyer on Tuesday and then led officers on short chase in a stolen pickup truck.

Roberts is wanted on suspicion of possessing a stolen vehicle and felony eluding, according to Crime Stoppers.

Roberts -- who also goes by Crash -- is 5-foot-8, 163 pounds and is missing part of his finger. His last known address was in Kennewick.

Anyone with information on Roberts’ whereabouts is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 586-8477, 800-222-8477 or www.tricitiescrimestoppers.org.

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