Crime

El Dorado Hills Saloon Robbery and in Pollock Pines Burglary tied to Stolen Van

by Placerville Newswire / Aug 26, 2017 / comments

[Lieutenant James Byers, EDSO]

(UPDATED)

The California Highway Patrol has located the stolen Mikuni’s van used in these two crimes at a location off of Douglas Blvd just outside the City of Roseville.  The van was unoccupied.

Commercial Burglary and Robbery tied to Stolen Van

Sheriff's Arrest and Activity Log for 8-25-17

by Placerville Newswire / Aug 26, 2017 / comments

[PRpond]

The following people are on the arrest log of August 25, 2017, as reported by the El Dorado County Sheriff’s Department:

Thieves use stolen Mikuni van from Pollock Pines in El Dorado Hills robbery

[KCRA Sacramento]

Officers are searching for the thieves that stole a van early Friday morning from Mikuni Sushi Bar and later used it in a robbery and burglary in El Dorado County.

Two people were caught on surveillance video just before 5 a.m. breaking into a Valero Gas Station on Pony Express Trail at Ridgeway Drive in Pollock Pines.

First, the thieves attempted to break in with an ax. After that failed, they drove the Mikuni van into the front of the store, breaking the windows and damaging the structure.

They stole numerous items including alcohol, tobacco products, lottery tickets, electronics and cash, according to the El Dorado County Sheriff's Office....

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Search for suspect who fought with CHP officer halts Highway 50 traffic

[CATHY LOCKE, Sacramento Bee]

A suspected reckless driver is in jail after he fled from a California Highway Patrol officer in El Dorado County, briefly halting traffic on Highway 50.

Officer Dave Blood with the CHP’s Placerville Office was on patrol Friday morning when he received a report of a reckless driver. He located the suspect vehicle, which had been reported stolen, according to a CHP Facebook post.

The officer attempted to make an enforcement stop. The driver initially complied but then resisted the officer, leading to a physical fight between the officer and the suspect, the CHP said.

Officer Blood broadcast a call for assistance, and the suspect got back in the stolen vehicle and drove away.

The suspect then stopped the vehicle on Highway 50, east of Sly Park Road and ran off on foot...

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Sheriff's Arrest and Activity Log for 8-24-17

by Placerville Newswire / Aug 25, 2017 / comments

[PRpond]

The following people are on the arrest log of August 24, 2017, as reported by the El Dorado County Sheriff’s Department:

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