Car Thief Has Long Criminal History

The Moses Lake man caught in a kid’s treehouse after stealing a car has a long criminal history. Authorities say Antonio Silva has six prior felony convictions and four gross misdemeanors for robbery, burglary and possession of stolen property. According to police Silva stole the car Wednesday from a Stratford Road address and police found the car on Airway Drive the next day with a foot patrol finding Silve in the treehouse near Cascade Valley.