20 year-old woman arrested in auto theft investigation
January 22, 2003 00:00
On Tuesday, January 21, 2003, at Northeast 42nd Avenue and Northeast Killingsworth Street, members of the Auto Theft Task Force arrested 20-year-old Mandi Marie Rust. Rust has been charged with three counts of Unauthorized Use of a Motor Vehicle and three counts of Possession of a Stolen Motor Vehicle in connection with the theft of three Toyota Camrys reported stolen the same day. Investigators believe Rust may be stealing as many as three cars a day. Rust was arrested when officers saw her in a 1988 Toyota Camry that had just been reported stolen from a parking lot at SE 148th and Division.
Rust was booked into the Justice Center Jail.
This investigation is continuing.
Sgt. Pete Simpson
Portland Police Bureau
1111 SW 2nd Ave, Suite 1526
Portland, Oregon 97204