Shane Likes, 28, was arrested after police spotted him driving a vehicle with stolen license plates. Officers initially lost sight of the vehicle after seeing it in the early morning hours but found it several hours later with different plates. Likes was initially arrested for driving without a valid driver’s license and other traffic charges. A subsequent search of the vehicle revealed a firearm and narcotics. The stolen license plates were located in the trunk of the vehicle, police said.
Likes was booked into the Washoe County jail on charges of being an ex-felon in possession of a firearm, possession of a controlled substance and multiple traffic charges. His bail was in excess of $23,000.