PROSSER - A enton County Sheriff's deputy apprehended a 22-year-old Prosser man last Thursday afternoon who was driving a pick-up truck that had a license plate tab stolen from a vehicle in the Grandview area.
Further inspection of the black, Ford Courier pick-up revealed that the vehicle identification number on the truck had been removed, and that the pick-up had been hot-wired.
During the traffic stop, warranted by an expired vehicle license, the deputy also found the motorist to be in possession of a small quantity of methamphetamine and burglary tools.
The motorist, Derek D. Knight, was taken into custody and booked into the Benton County jail.
Graduation party plans to be finalized tonight
The parents of this year's Sunnyside High School seniors will finalize plans for the 2005 graduation party at a meeting scheduled for tonight, May 2.
All parents of high school seniors are encouraged to attend the 6:30 p.m. meeting, to be held in the high school commons.