Three teens were arrested on suspicion of residential burglary in Fairfield on Monday, and investigators are still looking for a fourth suspect, police said. Residents in the area of 400 Chelsea Way called police around 11:20 a.m. to report seeing four male juveniles carrying bags and running from a home, Fairfield police Officer Kathryn McCormick said.
The suspects were dropping items as they ran, McCormick said. Officers set up a perimeter and after an extensive search, they found two of the suspects, who had items that had been stolen from the residence, McCormick said Police found additional stolen items along the path the suspects had taken when they fled, McCormick said.
At about 2:10 p.m., police received another call about a juvenile who had just come out of a house in the 2600 block of Bishop Court, McCormick said. Police contacted the juvenile and determined that he was one of the four suspects seen on Chelsea Way, McCormick said.
The three suspects taken into custody are two Fairfield boys, ages 14 and 16, and a 14-year-old Suisun City boy, McCormick said. They were booked into Solano County juvenile hall on suspicion of burglary, conspiracy to commit a crime and possession of stolen property, McCormick said.
The fourth suspect is still at large, and is described as a black male juvenile, 14 to 16 years old, 5 feet 2 inches tall with a thin build and short hair. He was wearing a gray sweatshirt, blue jeans and green-and-blue shoes at the time of the burglary, McCormick said.
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