NAVATO (KRON)— Saturday morning Novato police arrested a suspect in connection with a stolen car case.
An officer was patrolling the Hamilton Market Place parking lot and came across a stolen car.
The officer discovered the car was stolen through a license plate reader installed in the patrol car, Novato police said.
The car had been reported stolen to the San Rafael Police Department.
24-year-old Flor Marenco-Garcia of Marin County was arrested on suspicion of car theft, possession of stolen property, and commission of a felony while released on bail, according to authorities.
Marenco-Garcia was located inside the parked car and was taken into custody, according to police.