The car theft took place around 7 pm in the 10400 block of Grantline Road, near highway 99. Elk Grove police responded to the location to take a report. Shortly after that, Folsom police spotted the stolen vehicle being driven by Elk Grove resident, Crystal Howton, 36, near Highway 50 and Prairie City Road. Folsom police conducted an enforcement stop and took the driver into custody. An Elk Grove police officer then transported the owner of the car to the vehicle stop to confirm that the suspect did not have permission to take the vehicle. Howton was arrested and taken to jail.