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Los Altos Police Department
Tuesday April 9th, 2019 :: 11:02 a.m. PDT


NEWS RELEASE: Residential Burglary Suspects Arrested

Los Altos, CA – Los Altos Police Department arrested suspect Sammuel Arenas and two juvenile males for Burglary (felony) – 459 PC and Possession of Stolen Property (felony) – 496(a) PC. 

On 04-01-19 at approximately 10:35 am, a Los Altos Police Department patrol officer conducted a vehicle code enforcement stop on a white BMW sedan (no license plates) near the intersection of St. Charles Court and St. Matthew Way (Highlands area) in Los Altos.  The vehicle was occupied by Sammuel Arenas and two Hispanic male juveniles. A search of the interior of the vehicle resulted in stolen property from two residential burglaries that had just occurred in Los Altos (Los Altos Case #19-0361) and Mountain View (Mountain View Case # 19-2405).  The three suspects were arrested and booked into the Santa Clara County Main Jail and the Santa Clara County Juvenile Hall for the above listed violations. Picture of Suspect Sammuel Arenas is included.

Individuals with information pertaining to this investigation are asked to contact Detective Sergeant Brian Jeffrey of the Los Altos Police Department-Investigative Services Division at (650) 947-2770 and individuals wishing to remain anonymous may call the Los Altos Police Department Tip-Line at (650) 947-2774. 

Los Altos Police Department
1 N San Antonio Rd
Los Altos, CA 94022

Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 650-947-2770

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