Eugene, OR -

A 22-year-old homeless man is jailed in Eugene facing multiple charges for an incident that began Saturday night when a panhandler approached a man getting into his car and asked for change.

After the man handed over some change, police say the panhandler pulled a knife and took the car.

KVAL reports police spotted the car early Sunday. It crashed after a chase and the driver ran off. He was tracked down and arrested on charges including possession of a stolen vehicle.