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Man and Woman Arrested for Grand Theft Auto in Victorville

VICTORVILLE:(VVNG.com)- Deputies arrested two subjects early Tuesday morning for grand theft auto (GTA).

At 5:52 a.m. on June 21st Deputy Darren Rigsby from the Victorville Police Department, was on patrol when he witnessed two Honda Civics, driving at a high rate of speed, into the desert from Midtown Drive.

Rigsby observed the vehicles stop in the desert. A man exited one of the vehicles and a woman exited the other and the two began to move items from one vehicle to the other. Rigsby made contact with the suspects and conducted a records check of the two vehicles. The two vehicles came back as stolen.

Both suspects identified as Amy Yasenovsky, 29 of Victorville and Jacovo Medina, 27 of San Bernardino were found to have suspended driver’s licenses and were booked at the High Desert Detention Center for the vehicle thefts. The owners were contacted to recover their vehicles.

Anyone with information about this investigation is asked to contact the Victorville Police Department at (760) 241-2911. Callers wishing to remain anonymous are urged to call the We-Tip Hotline at 1-800-78CRIME (27436) or you may leave information on the We-Tip website at www.wetip.com.

(source: Victorville Sheriff’s Press Release)

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