P.G. Cops Pop Car Burglars

Gangs moving in on us. Don’t be an easy mark for the putos.

Pacific Grove police stopped a car in the 500 block of Lighthouse Avenue at 11:38 p.m. that matched the description of a vehicle wanted by the Monterey Police Department in connection with a series of auto burglaries that occurred earlier Tuesday evening.

Officers said they found GPS units, cell phone accessories, sunglasses, a portable television, a screw driver, pliers and large canister of illegal pepper spray inside the car. Officers also smelled marijuana coming from inside the vehicle, police said.

Monterey police who went to the scene took Octavio Castillo, 18, Kevin Melcho, 18 and two juveniles into custody.

P.G. Cops Pop Car Burglars