Topeka Man Arrest For Attempted Car Theft

Chad Stang

A man is behind bars after being accused of breaking into a garage Wednesday morning.

35-year-old Chad Stang of Topeka is being held for the incident in the 4200 block of NW Union Ct. around 7:30 this morning.

Authorities say he tried to steal a car there before the owner confronted him. The Shawnee County Sheriff's Office says they scuffled for a short time, before Stang ran off.

He was found at a North Topeka apartment at about 9:00 a.m.