Delano police arrest roundup: juveniles accused of theft

DELANO, Calif. (KBAK/KBFX) - Police released information Monday evening on several recent arrests.

Though the information came from police in one news release, the incidents don't appear to be connected.

Saturday, police searched the room of a juvenile with his mother's permission and located allegedly stolen items. The boy was arrested on suspicion of committing a burglary May 26 on Jefferson Street.

Monday, officers arrested three juveniles on suspicion of chocking an elderly woman and stealing her necklace on the 1900 block of Albany Street.

Also Monday, 26-year-old Christopher Howard was arrested during an investigation into a stolen vehicle on the 100 block of West Cecil Avenue. Howard tried to escape officers but was found trying to hide in a nearby front yard, according to police.