Canyon County

Payette man arrested after vehicle pursuit in Caldwell

A Payette man was arrested in Caldwell after leading police on a vehicle and foot chase, according to Caldwell Police Department.

Police responded to a report of vehicle theft at 8:10 a.m. Thursday at the 200 block of East Kearney Street.

An officer located the vehicle and attempted to perform a traffic stop. But, the driver, identified as Tony Garren, 36, of Payette, took off. Garren crashed into a utility trailer near Dearborn Street and 1st Avenue, got out of the vehicle and ran off on foot, police said.

No one was injured in the chase, police said.

The incident is still under investigation.

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