Sacto 9-1-1
January 30, 2013
Parking lot mechanic faces numerous charges in Auburn

cassidy.jpgA parking lot mechanic in Auburn was booked into jail after being caught trying to fix a stolen Jeep Cherokee.

Auburn police officer Stan Hamelin was patrolling Old Town Auburn in the early morning hours on Tuesday when he saw Peter Paul Cassidy, 65, (pictured) working on a 1987 Jeep Cherokee in a parking lot.

Hamelin conducted a records check on the vehicle and discovered it was reported stolen from an owner in Nevada. Cassidy was arrested on suspicion of vehicle theft.

A search also turned up credit cards belonging to the registered owner of the Cherokee and a phony $100 bill. Cassidy was also booked for being in possession of stolen credit cards and forgery.

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