Six people were arrested today and a seventh is sought in connection with recent burglaries in Woodland.
The city experienced more than 100 burglaries during November and December, and patrol officers and detectives, through their investigation, developed probably cause for six search warrants, according to a Police Department news release.
At 6 a.m. today, Woodland officers, in conjunction with West Sacramento and Davis police, the Yolo County Sheriff’s Department, California Highway Patrol, Yolo County Probation and the Yolo County District Attorney’s Office, served all six search warrants at homes in Woodland. The searches resulted in the recovery of stolen property and six arrests. The property recovered included firearms, household items and tools, police said.
Arrested and booked into Yolo County Jail were:
• Mark Lasonde, 28, on suspicion of burglary, possession of stolen property and a warrant.
• Kimberly Lalley, 24, on suspicion of burglary, possession of stolen property and a warrant.
• Jose Garcia, 37, on suspicion of possession of methamphetamine and a warrant.
• Blanca Hernandez, 30, on suspicion of possession of drug paraphernalia and possession of a controlled substance.
• Elia Garcia, 22, on suspicion of possession of methamphetamine and possession of stolen property.
• Salvador Villa, 34, on suspicion of possession of methamphetamine.
Another suspect, 23-year-old Mario Lopez (pictured) is still outstanding and should be considered armed and dangerous, police said. He is wanted in connection with the ongoing burglary investigation. Lopez is described as 5 feet 11 inches tall, weighing about 180 pounds, with brown hair and brown eyes. Anyone with information regarding his whereabouts is asked to call the Woodland Police Department’s dispatch center at (530) 666-2411.
Anyone with information regarding the case is asked to call the Police Department’s investigations division at (530) 661-7800.
Call The Bee’s Cathy Locke, (916) 321-5287.