A Temecula man has been arrested in connection with a series of cat burglaries in Lake Elsinore and Temecula, it was reported today.
According to a Riverside County Sheriff’s Department report, the Menifee Police Department’s Special Enforcement Team linked 29-year-old Anthony Carl Napoli III to the burglaries and served a search warrant on Dec. 12 at a residence in the 23000 block of Lake Drive in Menifee.
“The suspect evaded capture and fled to Utah. The Special Enforcement Team was able to track the suspect to a location in Utah where local authorities took him into custody on January 24, 2013,” said Sgt. Robert Novak in the report.
The suspect is pending extradition to Calif.
Anyone with additional information regarding this investigation is encouraged to contact Deputy Conwell or Deputy Mahoney, at the Perris Police Department by calling 951-210-1000, or by email at PerrisStation@RiversideSheriff.org