Pasco police recovered a stolen Lexus after the suspect crashed while trying to flee early Monday.
Officer Matt Griffin spotted a stolen Lexus near the intersection of North 10th Avenue and West Lewis Street at 3:45 a.m., according to Sgt. Scott Warren.
The driver, later identified as Julio C. Parra, 26, of Pasco, didn’t stop for the officer and fled until the car jumped a curb and struck a pole on Road 28.
Parra then ran from the car and was caught by police, said Warren.
Two rifles, an Airsoft pistol and a ski mask were found in the truck.
Warren said they are still investigating if the items were used or intended to be used in another crime.
Parra is under investigation for possession of a stolen vehicle, vehicle theft and attempting to elude police.