Glendale Officers Arrest Three Males for Grand Theft
Tahnee Lightfoot, Media Contact
Glendale, CA: - The Glendale Police Department arrested three males for grand theft involving the theft of $100,000.00 worth of radiators from a business on San Fernando Road in the City of Glendale.
On January 17, 2019 at approximately 7:40 pm, Glendale Officers responded to the 5000 block of San Fernando Road regarding suspicious males climbing a ladder to a business wearing reflective vests and throwing metal objects over the wall. As the officers quickly arrived on scene, a pick- up truck drove away with a ladder tied down on top of radiators in the bed of the truck.
Officers stopped the vehicle and detained the three occupants. The males were wearing reflective vests and identified as Jorge Gallegos, Ignacio Moreno, and Adan Martinez of Los Angeles.
The owner of the business was located and he confirmed 100 radiators valued at $100,000.00 were stolen from his business.
Based on the investigation, Gallegos, Moreno and Martinez were arrested and booked for grand theft. Moreno was also booked for possession of drug paraphernalia.
Gallegos has an extensive criminal history and he is on probation for burglary. In addition, Gallegos was driving on a suspended license and the vehicle registration was expired.
Jorge Gallegos: DOB: 3/3/74
Ignacio Moreno DOB: 11/16/76
Adan Martinez DOB: 10/2/84