VACAVILLE (CBS SF) — Police arrested a 34-year-old man Thursday in Vacaville after an officer witnessed him driving a stolen truck, police said.
Around 3:15 p.m., an observant officer noticed a suspicious truck parked in a residential neighborhood near Southwood Drive and Sherwood Court, according to police.READ MORE: Authorities: Suspect In Walnut Creek Nordstrom Smash-And-Grab Out On Bail; 2nd Suspect Appears In Court
After researching the truck’s license plate number, the officer learned the truck had been stolen from a Fairfield business last week, police said.
The officer stayed at the scene and eventually observed a man, later identified as Shiloh Girardot, get in the truck and drive away, according to police.READ MORE: Housing Shortage: Inventory Of Single-Family Homes In Santa Clara County Reach Record Low, Realtors Say
The officer stopped the truck and inside, found more than $4,000 worth of stolen property taken from the same Fairfield business during last week’s burglary, police said.
The officer then arrested Girardot, who was on probation, on suspicion of possessing stolen property, possession of burglary tools and violating probation, according to police.MORE NEWS: Theranos Trial: Tears Flow As Elizabeth Holmes Talks Of Fractured Love Affair With Sunny Balwani
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