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Oroville missing person arrested

A missing man out of Oroville was arrested on Thursday, June 27th.

Posted: Jun 29, 2019 9:50 AM

OROVILLE, Calif. - A missing man out of Oroville was arrested on Thursday, June 27th.

CHP Officers stopped Robert Banta along Highway 162 near Washington Avenue in Oroville in a minivan with no license plates.

Authorities say Banta gave Officers a false name. In the car, he had a young, at-risk girl and meth and drug paraphernalia.

Officers were able to identify him as a missing man out of Oroville.

Banta was arrested and the girl was taken to juvenile hall for possession of drug paraphernalia.

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