1 arrested, 1 gets away after police find stolen car in NW Portland
PORTLAND, Ore. (KPTV) - A driver was found passed out with a gun in his lap in a running car in northwest Portland on Saturday, according to the Portland Police Bureau.
PPB said officers got a report of two people passed out in a running car facing the wrong way on Northwest Glisan Street. When they arrived, they found the car was stolen from Washington state. The driver had a gun in his lap.
Police said after a brief struggle, they arrested the driver for unauthorized use of a vehicle, resisting arrest and interfering with a police officer. The passenger ran and was not found.
Police recovered several items, including a gun, from the car.
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