BAKERSFIELD - Bakersfield police officers responded to a burglary alarm at Jalisco Meat Market at 4700 Panama Lane Monday morning.
Officers found that the front window had been shattered and a person had entered the business, said Sgt. Joe Grubbs, Bakersfield Police spokesman.
Officers determined that money and an iPad were taken from the business but the suspect had fled before the officers’ arrival, Sgt. Grubbs said.
Officer Brent Thomas located a suspicious vehicle in the area and stopped it for vehicle code violations, Sgt. Grubbs said.
The driver of the vehicle, 27-year-old Devon Hendricks, who is on Post Release Community Supervision, also known as AB109 , was found in possession of the money and tablet from the burglary, Sgt. Grubbs said.
Hendricks was arrested for Burglary, Possession of Stolen Property, Participation in a Criminal Street Gang and vehicle code violations.
Anyone with information regarding this case is encouraged to call the Bakersfield Police Department at (661) 327-7111.
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