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KCSO: Rural Crimes Unit arrests three for copper wire, equipment theft

Posted at 3:18 PM, Apr 10, 2019
and last updated 2019-04-10 18:18:47-04

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. — On Tuesday, April 9, detectives with the Kern County Sheriff's Office Rural Crimes unit located about $6,000 of stolen copper wire, a reported stolen trailer and a reported stolen quad during an investigation of a local oilfield near James Road and Oilfield Road.

Three individuals were arrested for possession of stolen property. Reuben Cervantes, 39, Caleb Speegle, 40 and Crystal Gutierrez, 32, all had several outstanding arrest warrants as well and were booked into the Central Receiving Facility.

This case is still an active investigation. Anyone with information is asked to contact KCSO at (661) 861-3110.