On Wednesday at about 2:22PM, Deputy Sheriffs were dispatched to the 3100 block of Playa Court in unincorporated Lafayette regarding an interrupted burglary, and they caught two suspects in the process!
The following information is from the Contra Costa Sheriff’s Office:
The homeowner returned home and saw two suspects flee from the rear of his home. Deputies set up a perimeter and started a search for the suspects. A police K-9 was used in the search. Lafayette and Pleasant Hill police assisted.
One suspect was located at about 2:50PM on a nearby hillside and the second suspect was located near Taylor Boulevard at about 3:36 PM. Most of the stolen items were recovered.
Both suspects were arrested for burglary and conspiracy:
- 20-year-old Sean James of Walnut Creek.
- 17-year-old male booked into juvenile hall.
Bail for Sean James has been set at $100,000.