General Crime

* Rickey Vaughn Hazen was Arrested on Suspicion of Attempting to Burglarize a Home in Santa Cruz

Fugitive Watch Logo 77x77px

   Santa Cruz police arrested a 43-year-old man on suspicion of attempting to burglarize a home early this morning. The attempted burglary allegedly took place at about 3:40 a.m. in the 300 block of Highland Avenue, police said.

 The homeowner caught the man, identified as Rickey Vaughn Hazen, standing at the front door after hearing a noise and their dog barking, police said. The homeowner took out a firearm and held Hazen at gunpoint until officers arrived. Nothing was taken from the house and no one was harmed, according to police.

 Hazen was booked into Santa Cruz County Jail.  
Copyright © 2011 by Bay City News, Inc. — Republication, Rebroadcast or any other Reuse without the express written consent of Bay City News, Inc. is prohibited.


Comment Advisement We welcome your thoughts, but for the sake of all readers, please refrain from the use of obscenities, personal attacks or racial slurs. All comments are subject to our terms of service and may be removed. Repeat offenders may lose commenting privileges.

Leave a Comment

Show Buttons
Hide Buttons