At 6:40 p.m. Thursday, a deputy received a Lojack hit indicating a possible stolen vehicle was in the Oildale area.

The vehicle was confirmed stolen from Bakersfield Police Department jurisdiction and was located in the area of Decatur Street at Covey Avenue in Oildale.

A Kern County Sheriff's Department helicopter crew saw several people in and around the stolen vehicle. As deputies arrived, the people ran in several directions in the 800 block of Belle Avenue.

Jeremi Stickler, 34, of Bakersfield, was arrested on suspicion of auto theft, possession of stolen property and a parole hold. Samantha Riley, 23, Scottie Chambers, 27, and Kristen Avarado, 22, all of Bakersfield, were arrested on suspicion of possession of stolen property.

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