Needles, CA: Detectives arrest suspects for commercial burglary.
According to the San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department, on Thursday, May 18th, 2017, 2 people identified as 59 year old Jon Godden and 51 year old Robert Westbrook from San Bernardino, California were contacted by San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department personnel with their disabled vehicle near the intersection of West Broadway and D Street in Downtown Needles, California.
They had a flatbed trailer loaded with items that appeared to be from an automotive shop.
The San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department detective on scene recognized some of the items on the trailer as being from an automotive shop located 101 East Broadway in Needles, California.
The owner of the automotive shop was contacted and identified the property as belonging to him.
Evidence was later found which connected the suspects to the location of the theft.
Godden and Westbrook were arrested for PC459-Burglary, a felony, and transported to the Colorado River Station/ Needles jail with their bail set at $25,000.00.