Police arrest two men in Scripps Ranch, La Mesa break-ins

Posted at 4:25 PM, Nov 15, 2017
and last updated 2017-11-16 02:32:04-05

SAN DIEGO (KGTV) - San Diego Police announced Wednesday the arrests of two young men on suspicion of burglaries in Scripps Ranch and La Mesa.

Joshua Guillen, 22, and Daniel Gomez, 18, were identified through photo recognition and D.N.A. evidence, police said.

The Scripps Ranch burglary happened at a home on Red Cedar Dr. in May. 10News spoke with the homeowner, Bob Arban, who said he received an alert on his phone, indicating someone inside his home.

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Several items were stolen before police arrived.  Arban's home surveillance video was used to track down the suspects.

Police said Guillen and Gomez were also identified in another residential burglary in La Mesa.