Carlsbad CA— On Saturday afternoon, January 21, at 3:41 p.m., the City of Carlsbad Police Department was called to a commercial burglary that just occurred in the 1900 block of Camino Vida Roble. The suspect in the burglary had been inside a commercial building removing copper pipes and other items. The suspect was chased off by an employee of the business who was checking on the building during the weekend.
Arriving officers searched the surrounding area, including an adjacent hillside. Officers located the suspect hiding in the bushes and he was taken into custody without incident. The male suspect was identified as 52 year old Kurt Yeager from San Marcos, CA.
Kurt Yeager was booked into the San Diego County Jail, Vista Detention Facility, for the charges of 460(b) PC -Burglary, 594(b)(1)PC – Felony Vandalism, 466 PC -Possession of Burglary Tools, 11364(a) H&S – Possession of drug paraphernalia, and 3056 PC – Parole Violation.