LENWOOD — Authorities arrested a 39-year-old Lenwood man early Wednesday morning on suspicion of unlawfully taking or driving a vehicle and possession of stolen property.
San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department deputies arrested Jose Gabriel Lara at his home in the 25400 block of Jasper Road after finding evidence inside of a stolen vehicle, identifying him as the suspect.
A deputy noticed a suspicious unoccupied vehicle in the parking lot of Jasper Park early Wednesday morning. The deputy then learned the vehicle had been recently reported stolen out of Victorville.
After finding the evidence allegedly linking Lara to the theft, deputies located him at his home near the park. Lara was taken into custody a little before 6:30 a.m.
Lara was being held at the Sheriff’s Barstow Jail in lieu of $50,000 bail, booking records show.