Police arrest man, juvenile in connection with gang-related graffiti

SAN BRUNO (BCN) — Police arrested two people Wednesday in connection to a recent series of acts of vandalism that have been happening throughout the city of San Bruno.

Around 5 p.m., police obtained warrants to search three homes in relation a recent rise in gang-related graffiti within the past month, according to police.

Areas of the search included locations in the 400 block of Milton Avenue, the 700 block of Mills Avenue and the 700 block of Masson Avenue, police said.

During the searches, police seized items that supported the allegations of vandalism. As a result, police arrested 21-year-old Ivan Barroso of San Bruno, along with a 14-year-old boy, according to police.

The two were arrested for criminal conspiracy, vandalism and participation in a criminal street gang, police said.

Police are seeking additional suspects in connection with the investigation.

The San Mateo County Gang Task Force assisted police with the service of the warrants, police said.

Anyone with information regarding the incidents is encouraged to call San Bruno police at (650) 616-7100.

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