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Man Arrested in Courthouse Parking Lot - 10 Minutes After He's Released From Jail

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Cops in Washington say they arrested a man a mere 10 minutes after his release from jail.

A call came in Friday from the county courthouse, where a security officer reported seeing a man exiting a citizen's vehicle in the parking lot, according to the Grays Harbor County Sheriff's Office.

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The security officer detained the 30-year-old until deputies arrived. 

Upon searching the suspect, deputies found what they believe to be methamphetamine and heroin, an official told KBKW

The man reportedly told detectives he found the drugs in another vehicle he had been inside previously.

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The sheriff's office said the suspect was seen entering vehicles on surveillance footage taken at the courthouse.

He was arrested for allegedly prowling cars.

Officials also note that a victim has yet to come forward to claim the stolen narcotics.

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