Wednesday, October 22nd, 2014

Police Arrest Burglar Over The Weekend

The Yuma County Sheriff’s Office says one arrest has been made in connection with a burglary and theft over the weekend. 27-year-old Norberto Aguilar “Sleepy” Ruelas was arrested Friday after breaking into a residence, using a weapon to demand money and then stole a car to escape from police. Deputies later caught up to him hiding in a shed at a home in the 4400 block of 17th Place. Ruelas faces charges of armed robbery, aggravated assault, theft of means of transportation, resisting arrest, two counts of criminal trespassing and prohibited possessor. The judge set his bail at more than $250,000.

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