Tip Leads Police to Burglary Suspect

Man in Possession of Stolen Items Arrested

Claire Scholl, NewsChannel 3 Assignment Editor, assignmentdesk@keyt.com
POSTED: 06:25 PM PST Nov 07, 2013    UPDATED: 06:33 PM PST Nov 07, 2013 
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SANTA BARBARA, Calif. -

A man is in custody Thursday in connection with two burglaries at the UC Santa Barbara Campus.

Jeffrey Allen Stevens, 26, was arrested in Goleta at 10:15 a.m. outside of McDonald’s in the Camino Real Marketplace.

University Police collected evidence and information that connected Stevens to the crimes at San Clemente Residence Hall and Cheadle Hall.

Officials said a tip lead to the arrest location. Some of the stolen items were found with the suspect at the time of the arrest.

Stevens was booked into Santa Barbara County Jail and bail has been set for $20,000.00.