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San Bernardino Resident Arrested for Burglary by the Whittier Police Department
Posted On: August 28, 2013
On the 28th of August, at approximately 3:29am, Whittier Officers received a call of a burglary in progress in the 5500 Block of Palm Avenue. When the officers arrived on scene, the suspect was being detained by the victim and was subsequently arrested for burglary.
Apparently the victim (retired police officer) heard his residential alarm go off in his garage. Upon checking his garage, the victim encountered the suspect. The victim attempted to detain the suspect at gun point. An altercation ensued and the victim fired one round, missing the male suspect. The victim eventually detained the suspect until the police arrived. No one was injured during the altercation.
Officers also located the suspect’s car and they retrieved several items that may be from other burglaries.
Arrested: Mario Calvorios is a 35-year-old resident of San Bernardino. He is being held at the Whittier Police Department on $50,000 bail.
If you have any questions regarding this incident, please contact Community Relations Officer Brad White at 562-567-9208.
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