Two teens were arrested and two suspects remain at large after allegedly burglarizing a home in San Ramon on Monday morning, police said Tuesday. Police said a man returned home in the 2600 block of Derby Drive around 8:45 a.m.
Monday and noticed that the property's side gate was open.
As he went to close the gate, two young men ran toward him through the gate
and into a car parked on the street, police said.
The two men fled in the car and two more suspects ran out the back
of the house and hopped fences into neighboring backyards, according to
Officers responding to the burglary found that the home had been
ransacked and several items, including a safe with jewelry inside, were
missing, police said.
Police set up a perimeter in the area and found the two suspects
who had fled on foot in a backyard on nearby Tumbleweed Court.
The suspects, a 16-year-old boy from Bay Point and a 19-year-old
San Francisco resident identified as Marquis Parker, were arrested on
suspicion of burglary, according to police.
The teen, who police didn't identify due to his age, was also
arrested for violating his probation and both suspects were arrested on
no-bail warrants from separate counties.
Police said detectives are attempting to locate the other two
suspects, one of whom was described as a clean-cut black man estimated to be
about 23 to 25 years old with a skinny build, standing about 6 feet tall who
was wearing a blue sweatshirt at the time of the burglary.
A description was
not available for the second suspect.
The car was described as a white Nissan Rogue SUV with California
license plates 6YDJ348, according to police.
Anyone with information about this case may call San Ramon police
at (925) 973-2700.
—By Bay City News