PLEASANTON (KRON) — Pleasanton police have arrested four auto burglary suspects after a pursuit early Monday morning, according to Sgt. Brandon Stocking.
It happened at around 2:15 a.m. when police responded to an auto burglary in progress happening in the 200 block of Junipero Street. Police were told by the victim that four men were burglarizing a truck parked on a street, police said.
The suspects drove away in a silver sedan. When police searched the area, they found at least two cars had been burglarized, according to police.
At 2:57 a.m., a resident on Medallion Court reported a suspicious vehicle in the neighborhood that matched the description of the vehicle involved in the previous burglaries so officers responded and surrounded the area, according to police.
Two officers spotted the suspects’ vehicle a short time later but it fled south on Regency Drive. Officers pursued it as it went onto northbound Lylewood Drive, police said.The suspects’ vehicle then struck a curb, causing it to become
The suspects’ vehicle then struck a curb, causing it to become disabled. The driver and two passengers were taken into custody at that location but the fourth suspect fled on foot through a nearby park and remained at large despite an extensive search of the area, police said.However, at 6:55 a.m. a citizen called
However, at 6:55 a.m. a citizen called police to report a suspicious person walking in the area where the suspect had last been seen. Officers again responded, spotted the suspect and eventually took him into
Officers again responded, spotted the suspect and eventually took him into custody after a foot chase, according to police.The property stolen from the earlier burglaries was located in the
The property stolen from the earlier burglaries was located in the suspects’ vehicle, police said. Officers also found property believed to have been stolen from other burglaries that haven’t yet been reported.Police said Carlos Marcelo, 23, Freddy Reyes, 20, and two
Police said Carlos Marcelo, 23, Freddy Reyes, 20, and two juveniles have been arrested on suspicion of burglary, evading a police officer, conspiracy and possession of burglary tools. All four suspects are from San Jose.
Pleasanton police said anyone who may have witnessed the auto burglaries or who may have information about possible associated burglaries should call them at (925) 931-5100.
Bay City News contributed to this report