Police Arrest Alleged Car Thief

Redding Police recovered a stolen car Thursday night and arrested the alleged thief. At around 6 O'clock, officers spotted the car, which had been stolen Wednesday, on Victor Avenue near Bramble Place. They arrested the driver, 50-year-old George Howard, and found a loaded handgun under the driver's seat. Howard was booked into jail for charges including vehicle theft and being a felon in possession of a gun