Anthony Row, 25, allegedly stole purses from cars parked at Red Rock Canyon Park on the city's westside Thursday afternoon and was arrested for a slew of other incidents.
Police say while they were patrolling the popular hiking spot, they saw Row looking into parked cars. He then entered an unlocked vehicle and allegedly stole two purses that had been left inside.
Officers went to Row's vehicle after he returned to it, but Row ran away. Officers chased and caught him. Police arrested Row for criminal trespass, identity theft, possession of burglary tools, possession of methamphetamine, resisting arrest and other charges.