Two 15-year-old boys were arrested for allegedly taking tobacco
from a Chevron gas station in San Carlos early Friday morning, according to
the San Mateo County Sheriff's Office.
Deputies responded to a burglary alarm that sounded at the Chevron
at 90 El Camino Real around 12:40 a.m., sheriff's spokeswoman Rebecca
Upon arrival, deputies found a large window facing Hull Drive had
been smashed, Rosenblatt said.
A perimeter was set up around the gas station and surrounding area
with the assistance of Belmont police, she said.
Around 1:15 a.m., deputies found the boys in the vicinity of Hull
Drive and Laurel Street, according to Rosenblatt.
The teens, one a resident of Belmont and the other a resident of
Redwood City resident, were both arrested for burglary and taken to the
sheriff's San Carlos office for processing before being released to their
parents, she said.
The teens stole about $100 worth of tobacco products, according to