Burglars apprehended by quick thinking relative of victim
On Saturday, May 19 two burglars were arrested after they apparently returned to the scene of the crime. On Saturday at around 7:45 p.m., the two alleged burglars, 24-year-old Pedro Rodriguez of Ontario and 23-year-old Alexis Perera, used a rock to smash a rear sliding glass door of a home on the 900 block of Brigham Young Drive. They reportedly stole jewelry and purses before fleeing the scene in a gray Mazda 6. Later in the evening, the burglars apparently went back to the scene, where the victim’s relative spotted them. The burglars tried to get away, but were followed by the relative, who called police. Mr. Rodriguez and Mr. Perera were located and arrested in the area of Ninth Street and College Avenue, and were positively identified as the two burglars who allegedly broke into the home, police said.