TYPE OF EVENT: VC 10851(a) – Vehicle Theft
PC 496(a)- Receive Known Stolen Property
LOCATION: 1100 Blk N. Krista Ct. and 500 Blk. W. Ward Ave.
SUSPECTS ARRESTED: Trey Jordan Troxell (22 Years of Age)
On 05/25/16, at about 0700 hours, a white in color Honda Accord was reported stolen from the 900 Blk. of N. Roosevelt St. Shortly after the vehicle was reported stolen, Officers were conducting an investigation into an assault that occurred where Trey Troxell was involved. Troxell is on probation with search terms and a probation search was initiated. During the search, a Honda vehicle key was located on Troxell. Troxell was also found to be in possession of stolen property which had been stolen from inside a an unreported theft from a vehicle. Troxell was also found to have an active misdemeanor warrant. Troxell was arrested and booked into Kern County Jail.
On 05/25/16, at about 1100 hours, a resident in the 500 Blk. of W. Ward Ave. contacted the Ridgecrest Police Department and reported a vehicle parked inside of her garage. When Officers and Detectives arrived on scene, the stolen vehicle from the 900 Blk. N. Roosevelt was located inside of the garage. While on scene, an additional Honda accord reported stolen 2 weeks ago was also located inside a garage in the same complex. It was found the Honda vehicle key Troxell had in his possession was the key for the stolen Honda from the 900 Blk. of N. Roosevelt St. Troxell also had a key to open the pad lock on the garage the vehicle was located inside of. Troxell was contacted at the Kern County Jail and an interview was conducted. Troxell was then arrested for the vehicle theft.
Ronald N. Strand, Chief of Police
PREPARED BY: Det. A. Tucker