Police: Wanted Coos Bay man arrested, spotted walking on Cape Arago Hwy

Joshua Martin (Coos County Sheriff's office mugshot)

COOS BAY, Ore. -- A Coos Bay man is behind bars Friday evening after resisting arrest, the Coos County Sheriff’s Office said.

The sheriff's office says Joshua Martin had warrants out for his arrest when he was spotted by deputies.

They say he was walking on Cape Arago Highway Thursday evening.

A firearm was found in his pocket that was found to be stolen out of Myrtle Point, police said.

Martin is facing several charges, including resisting arrest, theft and unlawful possession of a firearm.

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