August 9, 2011 > Copper theft suspects arrested
Copper theft suspects arrested
Submitted By Lt. Sandy Holliday, Milpitas PD
On August 3, Milpitas Police Officers Reuben Lopez and John Buchanok noticed three suspicious people leaving a fenced off property on Sinclair Frontage Road. An investigation revealed that the suspects had burglarized the building for copper wire.
Stevonzi Chavez, Tracey Lankford and Kevin Ryan were arrested for burglary, conspiracy, possession of burglary tools, prowling and trespassing. They were all booked into the Santa Clara County Jail.
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