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Truckee man walking in road has outstanding warrant, gets arrested, police say

A Truckee man wanted by Stanislaus County on an assault charge remained held Monday afternoon in Nevada County on $100,500 in bond, authorities said.

Steven Lennie McCarthy, 29, faces a charge of assault with a deadly weapon that isn’t a firearm, jail records state.

Truckee police around 4:20 a.m. Saturday spotted McCarthy and another man in dark clothes walking on Old Brockway Road, about a quarter-mile south of downtown. Police contacted the men out of safety concerns, Officer Arnie Lopez said.

“Both produced ID upon request,” Lopez added.

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Police then discovered McCarthy had an outstanding arrest warrant, leading to his arrest. The second man faced no charges, Lopez said.

The men said they were walking to a gas station to buy alcohol, the officer added.


 

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