PETALUMA (CBS SF/BCN) — Police arrested two San Francisco men Tuesday morning in after officers found a stolen vehicle in the parking lot of a hotel, police said.
Officers initially responded around. 6:30 a.m. Tuesday to the 1800 block of Lakeville Highway on a report of a stolen vehicle and learned that a Honda had been stolen while parked in front of a home.READ MORE: COVID Reopening: Santa Clara County Indoor Dining, Gyms Open For 1st Time Since December After Shift To Red Tier
Shortly afterward, officers spotted the stolen Honda in the parking lot of the nearby Sheraton Sonoma Wine Country Petaluma hotel on Baywood Drive with a GMC truck parked nearby with various tools and other items in the truck bed, police said.READ MORE: COVID: Swollen Lymph Nodes After Vaccination Could Lead To False Breast Cancer Diagnosis, UCSF Doctors Say
A man later identified as Vincent Rathe, 32, was standing next to the truck and David Wesser, 34, was in the front seat of the truck, and officers learned via a records check that both men had warrants out for their arrests, according to police.
Officers found the key to the stolen Honda as well as a key fob for a Dodge truck nearby that had also been reported stolen. Rathe was booked into jail on suspicion of unlawful taking of a vehicle and his outstanding warrants, while Wesser was booked for his two outstanding warrants, police said.MORE NEWS: Basketball Star Jeremy Lin Speaks Out About Attacks On Asian Americans, Racism On Court
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