Men Arrested for Car Theft
POSTED: Friday, February 26, 2010 - 9:11pm
UPDATED: Sunday, February 28, 2010 - 1:46pm
Juan Roberto Jakab and Gabriel Martinez were arrested after police say they caught them trying to steal a truck. According to police, the men broke into and tried driving off in a truck.
An officer was monitoring the downtown parking lot where it allegedly happened. He says when he tried to stop them, the men ran off.
Martinez was arrested for Theft of Property, Theft of Vehicle, Unlawful Use of Criminal Instrument and Evading Arrest or Detention.
Jakab was arrested for Theft of Vehicle, and Evading Arrest or Detention. He was also charged with Theft of Property, Theft of Vehicle from a different case that he allegedly confessed to while in custody.