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Subject Detained, Arrested

A late night incident on Thursday, July 4 saw one person arrested and one flee the scene.

Oakdale Police Department received a call regarding a suspicious vehicle in the area of Valley View Drive shortly after 10 p.m. Thursday. Officers were able to detain Annette Garcia at the scene; she was arrested and booked for possession of a controlled substance and possession of paraphernalia.

A male subject, Joshua Simpson, fled the scene. OPD was unable to locate Simpson that night but he was later taken into custody by CHP near Red Bluff. He was charged with vehicle theft.

The case is still under investigation.