Suspect Arrested In Monterey Park Garden Thefts

By EGP News Report

(EGPNews) – Monterey Park police arrested 53-year old Cirilo Cebrian in connection with a recent string of lawn ornament thefts, it was announced June 29.

Neighbors saw a suspicious person running from the yard of a home on the 1900 block of Fulton Avenue, and driving away in a Chevy truck. Police located the vehicle being driven by Cebrian; inside were two potted Plumeria plants and a 25-inch statue of the Virgin Mary.

Monterey Park police arrested Cebrian on suspicion of receiving stolen property. Police suspect he may have been involved in as many as 15 similar robberies. Detectives have identified the owner of the stolen plants, but are still looking for the owner of the Virgin Mary statue. Anyone with information can contact Det. Arlene Guevara at (626) 307-1428.

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July 5, 2012  Copyright © 2012 Eastern Group Publications, Inc.


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