Lubbock Police arrest man in commercial burglaries - FOX34 Lubbock
Lubbock Police arrest man in commercial burglaries
LUBBOCK, Texas -
Lubbock Police Department officers arrested Nicholas Espinoza, 24, for two commercial burglaries, unauthorized use of a vehicle, and an outstanding felony warrant.
Around midnight on Nov. 4, officers responded to an alarm down call for Hillard Office Solutions located at 160 Slaton Highway. Officers quickly arrived on scene and discovered someone broke into the business, stole property and a company vehicle.
With an employee’s help, officers were able to use the stolen vehicle’s GPS tracking to determine the suspect’s current location. Officers spotted the vehicle in near Indiana Ave. and 50th Street and made a traffic stop.
Espinoza was driving the stolen vehicle and was found to be in possession of multiple stolen items. It was determined some of the stolen items belonged to the Hydraulic Shop located at 4315 Idalou Road that had just been burglarized.
Espinoza was arrested on scene for the stolen vehicle and the two burglaries of Hillard Office Solutions and the Hydraulic Shop. It is possible that Espinoza could face additional charges related to other commercial burglaries.