California woman asks officer for ride back to stolen car 10/20/2019 7:28 pm PDT Comments KTXL / Lincoln Police By Ian McDonald, KTXL LINCOLN, Calif. (KTXL) -- Lincoln Police say 37-year-old Lynette Steward flagged down an officer late Thursday night along Lincoln Boulevard and said she had run out of gas. With her gas can in tow, she told the officer she needed help finding the car, police said, which was six blocks away. When the officer and Stewart got to the car, officials say the officer checked its status and learned it was reported stolen out of Cameron Park the day before. Stewart was booked into the South Placer Jail on charges of vehicle theft and possession of methamphetamine. MORE: Police: Woman asks Lincoln officer for ride back to stolen car - KTXL #AutoTheft #California #Drugs #KTXL #Methamphetamine #NorthernCalifornia #Sacramento #Theft Related Stories Man shows up at police station with body in car, admits to killing 4 Woman who livestreamed DUI crash that killed sister arrested again Woman claiming to be psychic scammed victims out of $100K, police say 78-year-old attacked by woman she was trying to help Waiting for your permission to load facebook comments.