|Two jailed for Cotati burglary
Two suspects were arrested and booked into jail for a home burglary by the Cotati Police Department after they were stopped by a Marin County Sheriff’s Deputy Tuesday morning.
According to a Cotati police report, Bobby Eugene Moore, 21, of Hercules, and 24-year-old Carl Aroldo Williams Jr., of Richmond allegedly broke into a home in the 8000 block of Dorfman Drive in Cotati, where they were interrupted by the resident of the home. The suspects then fled the home with a laptop stolen from the residence.
The reporting party had the wherewithal to write down the license place of the vehicle the suspects used to flee the scene. Cotati Police, after responding top the call, prepared a description of the suspects and their vehicle and broadcast it to law enforcement agencies in Sonoma and Marin counties.
A Marin County Sheriff’s deputy, with the assistance of the California Highway Patrol, stopped the suspects’ vehicle on Highway 580. Cotati officers then went to the location of the traffic stop and took custody of Moore and Williams.
“I would like to commend the reporting party for his diligence in writing down the license plate number, and I would like to acknowledge the great cooperation between the Cotati Police Dept., the Marin County Sheriff’s Office and the California Highway Patrol.,” Cotati Police Chief Michael Parish said.
Moore and Williams were booked into Sonoma County Jail for burglary, receiving stolen property and conspiracy. All three charges are felonies. Bail for both suspects was set at $500,000.