Two teens were arrested for allegedly stealing and burglarizing a
vehicle in a residential neighborhood near Orange Memorial Park in South San
Francisco early Friday morning, a police sergeant said.
At about 4:15 a.m. on Friday a South San Francisco resident called
police after seeing two suspects in the process of burglarizing a vehicle in
the 700 block of Circle Court near North Canal Street, police Sgt. Mike
The suspects, later identified as 15- and 16-year-old South San
Francisco residents, fled the area as officers arrived at the scene, Toscano
A South San Francisco police canine tracked the teens and found
them hiding in nearby bushes, according to Toscano.
Police determined that the teens stole the vehicle from the 800
block of Miller Avenue, about four blocks away, prior to removing parts from
the vehicle, Toscano said.
The teens were arrested and booked into Hillcrest Juvenile Hall on
suspicion of auto burglary, conspiracy and resisting arrest, the sergeant