City of Woodland Public Safety
1000 Lincoln Ave.
Woodland, CA 95695
|FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE||PRESS RELEASE #WDP13-5036|
|Subject :||BURGLAR ARRESTED|
|Contact :||Anthony Cucchi, Lieutenant, Woodland Police Department (530) 661-7816|
|On Saturday August 31, 2013, at 7:22 p.m., officers from the Woodland Police Department responded to 40 Lincoln Ave for the report of a residential burglary. The homeowners had returned to their residence and found that their home had been ransacked, property missing, and an unknown male was passed out inside their residence. The homeowners also discovered some of the doors to the residence had been barricaded from inside the home.|
Officers responded to the scene and surrounded the residence. The suspect did not acknowledge or respond to any of the multiple contact attempts made by police, and the suspect retreated further into the residence. Due to the safety of all involved the Woodland Police Department SWAT Team were called to the scene. Eventually the suspect was located inside the residence and arrested.
The suspect was identified as Alejandro Hurtado, 27 year old Woodland resident. Hurtado was arrested for charges of Burglary and Resisting Arrested and later booked into the Yolo County Jail.
The Woodland Police Department is still investigating this incident. Anyone with information concerning this investigation is encouraged to contact the Woodland Police Department at (530) 661-7800 or (530) 666-2411. Callers may remain anonymous.