Iowa Park man arrested for alleged vehicle theft in WF

Iowa Park man arrested for alleged vehicle theft in WF

WICHITA FALLS, Tx (RNN Texoma) - An Iowa Park man was arrested in Wichita Falls early Monday morning for an alleged theft of a stolen vehicle.

Just after midnight, officers were dispatched to the 3100 block of Seymour Highway in reference to a recovery of a stolen vehicle located in front of a local motel, according to the arrest affidavit.

A woman and man located the stolen vehicle and were waiting at a nearby pharmacy for officers to recover it.

An officer went to the motel and saw the stolen vehicle being driven in the circle drive inside the motel's parking lot. The officer stopped the vehicle and identified the man driving as Matthew Allen Page, 29.

Page said he was returning the vehicle to a friend. The officer informed Page the vehicle was reported stolen and the victim wanted to prosecute.

Page was arrested and hauled off to the Wichita Co. Jail and charged with Theft Over $2,500 Under $30,000 - Stolen Vehicle.

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