Police get tip, arrest suspect after images appear on KVAL
SPRINGFIELD, Ore. - A man who got out of prison last September faces new charges accusing him of stealing televisions from a Springfield hotel, police said.
Officers picked up Jon Powell on Friday morning.
Police said the registered owner of a car caught on surveillance camera at the hotel January 4 called after the images appeared on KVAL TV and KVAL.com. The car's owner had lent the car to the man caught on camera in the pictures, Springfield Police said, and wasn't too happy to see the vehicle in association with a crime.
Police said Powell is a Eugene man who got out of prison last September.