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Man arrested for allegedly burglarizing King City Fire Department

richard silva
Monterey County Sheriff's Office
Richard Silva

KING CITY, Calif. (KION) King City police have made an arrest in connection to a burglary at the Fire Department.

Officers responded to the station on Bassett Street on July 19 at around 12:15 p.m. and were told that about $3,000 worth of items had been stolen from the station while it was secured, but unattended.

The department said a fire services emergency radio, a chainsaw and about 20 helmet-mounted headlamps were stolen.

During the investigation, police were able to identify 18-year-old Richard Silva as the suspect. He was in the Monterey County Jail for an unrelated incident. He was arrested there and booked for burglary.

Crime / Monterey County / Top Stories

Avery Johnson

Avery Johnson is the Digital Content Director at KION News Channel 5/46.


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