Police: Car prowler arrested after trying to hide in AutoZone

Police: Car prowler arrested after trying to hide in AutoZone
KENNEWICK, Wash. -- Some alert employees helped Kennewick police arrest a car prowling suspect after he tried to hide in their store.

Police say Hernandez Rico went into the Auto Zone on 4th Avenue after trying to break into a car across the street. Employees called police because Rico had a bloody lip. Officers say Rico tried to run out the back door when they arrived, but he didn't get away.

He was booked into the Benton County Jail.