- Wednesday July 18th, 2012 :: 12:59 p.m. PDT
Compton Deputies Arrest Four in a “Ralphs Distribution Center” Theft.
On July 16, 2012, Compton Station patrol deputies received information from the private security “Ralph’s/ Food 4 Less” distribution center located at 1200 W. Artesia Boulevard, that they were monitoring a burglary in progress at their storage yard. They continued to monitor while providing crime updates to Compton Station personnel. Based on this information, deputy personnel were able to coordinate and conduct three separate felony traffic stops.
Four suspects were detained subsequently arrested and approximately $30,000 dollars in meat was recovered. They were booked for felony theft related charges and booked at Century Regional Detention Facility. The investigation is being handled by detectives from Compton Station
LASD - Compton Station, Los Angeles County Sheriff
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Compton, CA 90220