MARINA, Calif. (KION) A wanted felon was arrested after being caught prowling Saturday morning.
The Marina police department received a call about a man prowling near a garage on the 400 block of Palisade Drive at 2:12 a.m.
Officers with the Marina Police Department responded to the call alongside the California State Monterey Bay Police Department.
Upon arrival, the suspect, 25-year-old Monterey resident Benjamin Smith, was located. Smith tried to flee but was caught.
Smith was found to have a Felony No Bail Warrant issued by the Department of Corrections for being a parolee at large.
He was booked into the Monterey County Jail on evasion, prowling and vandalism charges.