One local resident Matthew Miranda, 30, was arrested recently for Unauthorized Use of a Motor Vehicle after the owner of the vehicle woke up Christmas morning to find her car had been stolen.
At 7:53 a.m. on Wednesday , Dec. 25, Brownfield police officers were dispatched to the 200 block of North B St. after a 48-year-old female complainant called to report her 2009 silver Dodge Charger had been stolen.
At 8:15 a.m., police officers found the vehicle and arrested Miranda who was charged with Unauthorized Use of a Motor Vehicle, which is a State Jail Felony. Bond for Miranda was set at $5,000. As of news time, Miranda was still being held in the Terry County Law Enforcement Center.