The Hoquiam Police Department said they successfully located the rightful owner of a stolen camera thanks to news sites and Facebook.
They found the camera while arresting a 27-year-old Ocean Shores man for car prowling. A spokesman for the department said the suspect is a known as a prolific prowler.
When arrested, the suspect had a Pentax digital camera that had pictures of a family on vacation.
The suspect will be charged with an additional crime of possession of stolen property, police said.