SACRAMENTO—Citrus Heights Police Officers arrested three teenagers in the early morning hours on Wednesday, November 12 after receiving a call that they were breaking into a car.
At approximately 2:00 a.m. on Wednesday, officers responded to the 7300 block of Parkvale Way in Citrus Heights after a witness saw three subjects breaking into her neighbor’s vehicle. While officers were en route to the area, the witness reported that the subjects were walking away from the vehicle.
Officers arrived in the area and began a search. They located the three teens—who are between the ages of 15 and 17 years old—on Blackthorn Way and Tupelo Drive. They were being detained by the witness’s husband in the middle of the street.
The investigation revealed stolen electronics from the victim’s vehicle in the possession of one of the suspects. The other two suspects had property in their possession that also appeared to be stolen from another victim. All three suspects were positively identified by the witness.
The three minors were arrested for possession of stolen property, conspiracy and possession of burglary tools.