SPRING HILL - A New Port Richey man was arrested Monday after being found with a stolen vehicle and giving a false name to deputies.
Deputies responded to a suspicious vehicle in the 3400 block of Landover Boulevard, and found Timothy Cathcart sitting in the driver's seat of a silver Mazda with a North Carolina license plate.
Law enforcement then learned the car had been reported stolen out of Pasco County.
Cathcart, 27, told deputies his name was "Michael Cathcart" and signed a statement with the fictitious name.
After officers found his ID card, Cathcart said he used the fake name because he did not have a valid driver's license.
Cathcart was booked on charges of grand theft of a motor vehicle and obstructing a criminal investigation, and is being held on $2,500 bond.
Pasco sheriff records show Cathcart has been arrested in the past on charges of grand theft, felony petit theft, retail theft, dealing in stolen property, possession of a controlled substance, invalid driver's license, violation of felony probation and failure to appear.