Stanislaus County car theft suspects (08/09/14)

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08/08/2014 9:53 PM

Four people were arrested on suspicion of auto theft in Stanislaus County from July 31 through Wednesday.


SUSPECT: David Mello Jr., 30, Hughson

DATE ARRESTED: July 31

ARRESTING AGENCY: Stanislaus County Auto Theft Task Force

CHARGES: Auto theft, ex-felon in possession of a fire arm, receiving stolen property, evading police/disregard for officer safety, enhancement for crime committed while on bail, delaying or obstructing a police officer in performance of his duty, possession of burglary tools.


SUSPECT: Helen Ybarra, 26, Empire

DATE ARRESTED: July 31

ARRESTING AGENCY: StanCATT

CHARGES: Auto theft, attempted receipt of stolen property, person prohibited from possessing a firearm caught in possession of firearm, possession of controlled substance.


SUSPECT: Eric Vanlier, 43, Turlock

DATE ARRESTED: Aug. 2

ARRESTING AGENCY: Stanislaus County Sheriffs Department

CHARGES: Auto theft, possession of non-narcotic controlled substance, possession of drug paraphernalia, rearrest or revocation of probation.


SUSPECT: Alejandro Gonzalez, 23, Cloverdale

DATE ARRESTED: Monday

ARRESTING AGENCY: Modesto Police Department

CHARGES: Auto theft, theft or extortion involving a motor vehicle or trailer.

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