Sahuarita police investigating theft, suspects in custody

Sahuarita police investigating theft, suspects in custody
Sahuarita robbery suspects Erika Pereyra and Jorge Lopez.

TUCSON, AZ (KOLD News 13) - The Sahuarita Police Department is investigating a theft that took place on Friday, April 26.

According to an SPD news release, Jorge Lopez, 25, is facing charges of Burglary, and Possession of Burglary Tools, while Erika Pereyra, 22, is facing the charge of Conspiracy to Commit Burglary.

SPD received a call at 4:04 p.m. Friday to report a theft from an open garage in the 200 block of Corte Rancho Cielo, in Rancho Sahuarita.

Officers learned that the suspect vehicle had been involved in a crash in Pima county, in which the occupants fled the vehicle. They were caught by Pima County Sheriff's Department deputies and transported to the hospital for evaluation.

Both Lopez and Pereyra have been booked into the Pima County Jail.

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