MILPITAS (KRON) — Police arrested two people in Milpitas, who were in connection to an automobile theft that occurred in San Jose.
At 11:38 p.m. police arrested Josephine Carrillo and Steven Rodriguez on the on-ramp of Interstate-880, after a high-risk car stop was issued, according to the Milpitas police. Police said the Honda Civic was stolen on Monday, Jan. 23.
A Milpitas police officer spotted the stolen vehicle traveling on West Calaveras Boulevard. After a search officers discovered a shaved key, items belonging to other people and small bag containing hydrocodone pills.
Carrillo was arrested for automobile theft, possession of a stolen vehicle, possession of burglary tools, misappropriation of property and for driving on a suspended license. According to police, Carrillo was booked into the Santa Clara County Mail Jail.
Rodriguez, was on probation from San Joaquin County and had a misdemeanor warrant for narcotics violations from the San Jose State University police department. Officers said Rodriguez was arrested for possession of a stolen vehicle, possession of a controlled substance, misappropriation of property, probation violation and a warrant.
Rodriguez is being held at the Santa Clara County Main Jail.