On August 25, at about 7:22 a.m. officers responded to a radio call for service of a municipal code violation – encampment in the 2700 block of Ocean Park Blvd.

Officers contacted a subject in the area. Officers attempted to identify the individual. The subject was evasive and provided several different names. The suspect provided the name and identification belonging to another person.

Officers were not able to identify the subject. The suspect was taken into custody without incident. The suspect was booked under “John Doe” and was later identified via fingerprints.

Beno Allixander Flores, 28, homeless, was arrested providing false information and keeping lost property. Bail was set at $5,000.

Crime Watch is culled from reports provided by the Santa Monica Police Department. These are arrests only. All parties are innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.