Arrest of Burglary Suspect

Release Date/Time: 10/18/2013 7:03 PM

Incident: Arrest of Burglary Suspect

Report #: 10-100770

Date: Friday, 10/18/2013

Time: 4:27 PM

Location: 20 block of Natividad Rd

Earlier this week, two vehicles were burglarized while parked in the Target and Big 5 parking lots in North Salinas. Personal property from each vehicle was stolen and the description of a suspect car that matched both crimes was provided to police. At approximately 4:30 PM this afternoon, an officers spotted the suspect vehicle as it parked at a residence along Natividad Rd. The driver, Jose Navarro (25) was contacted and his vehicle contained items taken from both thefts. Navarro was arrested and made incriminating statements. He was booked into Monterey County Jail. Additional property that is believed to be stolen was also located inside Navarro's car and officers are working on identifying those items.

Release Authorized by: Sheldon Bryan

Telephone: (831) 758-7250