STOCKTON (CBS13) – Three people are under arrest after a robbery and carjacking in Stockton on Tuesday.
Stockton police say the incident began a little after 5:30 p.m. when a man and woman standing outside of their home near Sikh Temple and Fourth Streets were robbed. The victims reported that three men came up, flashed a gun and robbed them.
The suspects were seen leaving in a maroon Ford Expedition.
Less than a half hour later, a man near Sonora and Laurel Streets says a suspect jumped out of a maroon Ford Expedition, flashed a gun and then took his car.
A short chase ensued when officers spotted the suspect’s original car. The suspects were eventually stopped near Myrtle and B Streets and arrested.
Three males – 24-year-old Fredrick Almendarez, 20-year-old Julian Santos and a 16-year-old boy – were booked at San Joaquin County Jail. They’re all facing charges of robbery, carjacking and conspiracy.
Police have not recovered the second victim’s car.