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Glendora Police Arrest Vons Theft Suspects

Officers played the waiting game in the suspect's neighborhood after obtaining a license plate number given by witnesses of the theft.

arrested two men suspected of stealing alcohol from Sunday afternoon.

Arrested were Brandon Dirks, 21 and Sean Tucker, 20, both from Covina, on suspicion of burglary. Bail for both is set at $20,000.

The theft was reported around 3 p.m. at , 431 East Arrow Highway. Witnesses reported two men stole alcohol from the store and fled westbound on Arrow Highway in a silver Chevrolet Tracker SUV. A third suspect was reportedly seen running in the direction of the SUV. Jameson Whiskey was the item allegedly stolen, according to Sergeant Scott Strong.

Officers were able to obtain a license plate number and learned the address of the owner of the SUV, according to scanner reports.

A few hours later, police observed the SUV about to leave the residence and officers conducted a traffic stop and took the men into custody.

The whereabouts of the third suspect are unknown.

Dirks and Tucker could be arraigned on Tuesday, Strong said.

Brandon Dirks May 10, 2012 at 10:53 PM
Bail was 2,000. Was stopped @ house. and worked with cops by returning item. Hope you enjoy your job.

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