WATSONVILLE, Calif. - UPDATE: 11/30/17 11:03 a.m. The Watsonville Police Department will have a second public viewing to allow people to claim their items stolen from a suspected thief.
WPD recovered stolen bikes, guitars, a tool box, tires, a dirt bike, dirt bike helmets, among several other items.
A public viewing will be held on Saturday, December 2 at 320 Harvest Drive from 8 to 10 a.m. Bring any proof of purchase, receipts, or police reports to claim your items.
The Watsonville Police Department will be allowing the public to claim their items recovered from a suspected theft.
On October 26th, the Department found several items of suspected stolen property including bicycles, construction equipment, rims, electronics, clothing, music instruments, firearms, and other miscellaneous items.
Watsonville Police, with the help of the Santa Cruz County Auto Theft Reduction Enforcement Program (SCARE), served search warrants to the home of Jim Rodriguez, 41.
A public viewing of the property will be held on Tuesday November 14, from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at 320 Harvest Dr. (Gate #2) to give victims an opportunity to claim their items.
The items will be released upon proof of ownership such as receipts, photos, Police Reports, proof of purchase or documentation of ownership. Although the firearms will not be displayed, detailed photos (including serial numbers) will be available for viewing.