Rocklin police arrest two for car burglaries

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Two Sacramento men have been arrested for allegedly breaking into vehicles, according to a report from the Rocklin Police Department.

At about 5 a.m. March 3, a resident of the 2900 block of Cameron Drive saw a subject break into his neighbor’s vehicle and then drive off in a dark-colored van, the report said.

The alert witness immediately called the Rocklin Police Department.

Responding officers saw a van matching the description given by the witness and stopped the van. The officers located property inside, the report said. The theft victim identified property as his and officers arrested the two occupants.

Arrested were Luis Alejandro Sanchez Padilla, 24, and David Garcia, 19, both of Sacramento, for burglary, possession of stolen property and conspiracy.

Padilla and Garcia were booked into the Placer County Jail on $10,000 bail each. Both were released Monday, according to the jail’s website.

The property of three Rocklin victims was found inside the van, the report concluded.