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Suspected Car Burglar Timothy William Pettett Arrested In Oakland

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Police arrested a suspected car burglar in Oakland Tuesday.

Police said Timothy William Pettett, 36, who had $230,000 in outstanding warrants, was taken into custody as he exited a store on East Ninth Street.

He was arrested on suspicion of possessing stolen property, auto burglary and possession of a controlled substance.

Police said Pettett is the suspect in May 28 burglaries at the Fruitvale Bart station.

Police said Pettett escaped capture a handful of times in recent weeks, but he was eventually located and taken into custody Tuesday.

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