Simple jaywalking escalates quickly, ends with stolen truck crashing near South Hill Mall: Puyallup police
PUYALLUP – Police said a simple jaywalking incident escalated wildly in Puyallup on Thursday afternoon, finally coming to an end when a man stole a pickup in front of officers and crashed it near the entrance of the South Hill mall as they chased him. The 32-year-old Sumner man was arrested on suspicion of vehicular assault, motor vehicle theft, driving under the influence, driving with a suspended license, and several warrants.