November 8, 2011 > Interrupted Theft From Vehicle
Interrupted Theft From Vehicle
Submitted By Officer Mark Doyle, Milpitas PD
On Monday, October 31 at approximately 12:51 a.m., a Milpitas Police Department officer saw a sixteen year-old male kneeling next to an open car door on the 24 block of N. Temple Drive near E. Calaveras Boulevard. The officer stopped to speak with the juvenile, who tried to walk away. The suspect pulled away from the officer when the officer attempted to stop the juvenile. Officers determined the juvenile attempted to steal items from the unlocked vehicle; the suspect was charged with attempted theft from a vehicle, resisting arrest, and curfew violation.
The Milpitas Police Department reminds citizens to lock their cars, park in well-lit areas when possible, and never leave valuables in unattended vehicles. Anyone with any information regarding this case should contact the Milpitas Police Department at (408) 586-2400.
Information can be given anonymously by calling (408) 586-2500, or via the Milpitas Police Department website at: http://www.ci.milpitas.ca.gov/citydept/police