One person was detained at gunpoint after being found in a stolen vehicle in a Harbor Freight parking lot at Valencia Saturday afternoon, sheriff’s deputies said.
The incident was reported around 5:15 p.m. at the Harbor Freight in the Cinema Center off Valencia Boulevard when Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff’s Station deputies detected a brown, older model pickup truck that had been reported stolen, according to Sgt. Brandon Barclay of the SCV Sheriff’s Station.
“The driver and sole occupant of the vehicle was subsequently detained at gunpoint and taken into custody without incident,” Barclay said.
According to Barclay, the suspect was compliant and no search has been advised at the time of the incident.
This is a breaking news story and will be updated as more information becomes available.