SURVEILLANCE AT BP STATION NEAR I-95 AND GLADES LEADS TO MAJOR ARREST

arnold

Jamahn Ranard Arnold, courtesy Boca Raton Police.

ED NOTE: We were recently threatened with legal action by the “general counsel” of the company that owns the BP Station at Glades and Butts Road (aka the BP Station at I-95 and Glades). The group, apparently, did not like our suggestion that the gas station seems to be a not infrequent hotbed of criminal activity.

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) (From Boca PD) — On Wednesday, August 5, 2015, an officer from the Boca Raton Police Services Department was conducting surveillance at the BP Gas station located at 5440 Glades Road.  The officer spotted a white Nissan with dark tint slowly driving around while the occupants seemed to be looking into other cars at the pumps. After numerous loops the car exited the station onto Butts Road.  The officer attempted to initiate a traffic stop due to the very dark tint on the windows.  While attempting to stop the car, the driver accelerated at a high rate of speed, ran a red light and hit another car turning onto Glades Road from Renaissance Way.  The driver fled the scene and entered 95 south.

Minutes later, another Boca Raton Police Officer, who was heading home from her shift, came upon an accident on I-95 South.  The car involved was a white Nissan that was unoccupied.  The officer radioed in the license plate number and confirmed that it was the same car that fled the previous scene.  Witnesses told the officer three occupants got out and started walking down the interstate.  Officers quickly located the three individuals.

After confirming their identities, it was determined that the driver, Jamahn Ranard Arnold, had seven warrants for his arrest from the Broward County Sheriff’s Office. The warrants included robbery, grand theft auto, and multiple narcotics charges.  In addition to the outstanding warrants, Arnold was charged with Driving without a license, leaving the scene of an accident, and aggravated fleeing & eluding. The other two occupants were released from the scene.

----------------------------------------LYFT PROMO CODE--------------------------------------
Use our Lyft promo code BNN123 for substantial discounts for your first Lyft rides. Enter the code in your app, or just click here.

---------------------------ABOUT BOCANEWSNOW.COM-----------------------

BocaNewsNow.com is the leading hyper-local news website based in and serving Boca Raton, Florida and South Palm Beach County. Our pages have been visited millions of times since our first post on October 4th, 2011. We have a verified history of reporting news, providing opinion and snark.

BocaNewsNow.com is NOT a mugshot website. We have never charged and DO NOT charge for mugshot removal. We are a news organization registered with the State of Florida and exempt from Senate Bill 118. We publish arrests of note provided to us by law enforcement under Chapter 119 of Florida Statutes. While we review all requests for removal, we are not obligated to remove reports that are a part of the public record.

When removal is appropriate, we do so at no charge. We do not accept payment for mugshot or arrest report deletion.

We are cognizant of the impact an arrest may have on one's life. If you are exonerated or if charges are dropped, please contact us to request an appropriate update to or removal of a specific story. We remind our readers that an arrest is an accusation. Guilt or innocence is determined in a court of law. Email us at news (at) bocanewsnow.com or telephone 561-419-9520.

All Content Copyright © 2017 MetroDesk Media, LLC. All Rights Reserved.