SANTA MONICA—Officers from the Santa Monica Police Department conducted a traffic stop of a vehicle they found to be suspicious on Tuesday, March 3. Upon searching the vehicle, officers found possible stolen items.
At 3:30 a.m., officers spotted a vehicle with two different license plates (one in front and behind) that did not match. Police stopped the car and found that the two individuals inside were in possession of credit cards belonging to someone else, burglary tools, drug paraphernalia and a catalytic converter.
The two individuals were taken into police custody. The names of the individuals have not yet been disclosed to the public. Canyon News contacted the SMPD for additional information, but did not hear back before print.