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Man steals guitar, unable to make getaway on bike

On Thursday, November 19 Claremont police arrested a Pomona man after he stole a guitar and tried to make a getaway on his bike. Henry Orcasitas, 32, was stopped by police at about 9 p.m. after a customer at Yum Yum Donuts realized his guitar was missing. When police contacted Mr. Orcasitas, he became verbally abusive to officers. The victim was brought to the scene and Mr. Orcasitas was positively identified as the musical thief. An additional check revealed he had a meth pipe on him. Mr. Orcasitas was arrested and booked at CPD jail. The guitar was returned to its rightful owner.

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