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Auto burglary suspect arrested
By Officer Qureshi, Milpitas PD
On August 17, 2012, Milpitas police officers responded to the 1200 block of Starlite Drive for a report of a vehicle burglary in progress. The reporting party indicated two suspects were stealing items from a vehicle parked in the area. Officers responded, and arrived on scene in less than two and a half minutes and arrested one of the suspects after a short foot pursuit. He was identified as Edgardo Sanchez of Alviso. The suspect had taken a cellular telephone from the vehicle. The other suspect fled the area on a bicycle and was not located.
Sanchez was booked into the Santa Clara County Main jail for auto burglary, possession of a controlled substance, under the influence of a controlled substance, drug paraphernalia and an outstanding arrest warrant.
Anyone with information about this case should telephone the Milpitas Police Department at 408-586-2400. Those who wish to remain anonymous can telephone the Crime Tip Hotline at 408-586-2500 or utilize the on-line crime tip form: http://www.ci.milpitas.ca.gov/government/police/crime_tip.asp