SHILLINGTON, Pa. – A Studying man is dealing with a number of costs associated to an armed theft in Shillington, and denying his involvement.
Esteban Pagan-Santiago, 45 of Studying is accused of conspiring with others to commit an armed theft on Could 2, in Shillington.
Shillington Police say they have been referred to as to research round 2:40 a.m. within the unit block of Washington Avenue, after the suspects stole a Ford F-150.
The proprietor of the truck advised police that one of many suspect’s had a firearm on the time of the theft.
The F-150 was used for roofing and siding, and the contents of the truck have been valued at $10,000, police report.
The Berks County District Legal professional’s Workplace helped within the investigation, and used a license plate reader to see the truck was used on each the Buttonwood Avenue Bridge and the Penn Avenue Bridge. A search of car’s within the space found a Toyota Corolla was at each areas on the similar time.
A search of the Corolla led police to the 400 block of Schuylkill Avenue in Studying.
Police say on the dwelling they spoke with Pagan-Santiago, and two different males, recognized as Jose Osorio and Fernando Febles.
Pagan-Santiago advised police he drove Osorio and Febles to Shillington on the night time of the armed theft, however didn’t know what they did. He denied any additional involvement, police report.
A search of the house discovered roofing supplies, a compressor, and paperwork belonging to the sufferer.
Police say a number of the roofing provides have been offered to a enterprise in Studying, a good friend of the sufferer. The sufferer’s good friend was capable of determine Osorio and Febles as the boys who offered him the stolen property.
Police say they have been capable of get hold of video from the night time of the theft that confirmed the Toyota Corolla following the stolen F-150 throughout Penn Avenue Bridge, conflicting Pagan-Santiago’s assertion that he was not concerned within the theft.
Police say the investigation discovered that Pagan-Santiago was on the scene of the theft and drove Osorio and Febles to the scene.
Pagan-Santiago is charged with prison conspiracy, theft and receiving stolen property.