Two Arrested For Grand Theft Auto Outside Denny’s Wednesday Afternoon in Arcadia.
The Couple Was Also In Possession of Narcotics
Arcadia officers implemented a high risk after traffic stop on Santa Anita in the parking lot of Denny’s on the corner of Huntington Drive and Santa Anita late Wednesday afternoon.
As Arcadia police ran the plates of the suspect vehicle, they learned that the vehicle they had stopped, a white 1993 model Honda Accord, was reported as stolen in the jurisdiction of LAPD.
An extrication at gunpoint ensued as officers carefully approached the vehicle. The two suspects: John Alvardo, 30 from Los Angeles and Jennifer Estrada, 18 from Glendora were taken into custody after they were ordered out of the vehicle.
The two suspects were arrested for grand theft auto and also for having a quantity of methamphetamine in the vehicle.