July 17, 2012 > Commercial burglary suspects arrested
Commercial burglary suspects arrested
Submitted By Sgt. David Ostrander, Milpitas PD
On Friday, July 6, 2012, at 9:17 a.m., an observant employee at a nearby business reported a suspicious truck and two suspicious people near a building located on the 1600 block of McCandless Drive. Milpitas Police Department officers responded to the building and located a broken window. They searched the interior of the building and found Mr. Randy Etzold and Mr. Jesse Flores, both residents of San Jose, hiding inside.
The officers determined the suspects were attempting to steal copper electrical wiring. The suspects were also in possession of wire pulling tools. The suspects had driven a 1985 black Chevrolet pickup truck to the scene of the crime. Mr. Randy Etzold and Mr. Jesse Flores were arrested for commercial burglary, conspiracy, and possession of burglary tools. They were booked into the Santa Clara County Main Jail.
Anyone with any information regarding this investigation or other similar incidents is encouraged to call the Milpitas Police Department at (408) 586-2400 or the law enforcement jurisdiction where the incident occurred. Information can be given anonymously by calling (408) 586-2500 or via the Milpitas Police Department website at: http://www.ci.milpitas.ca.gov/government/police/crime_tip.asp