Two suspected auto thieves were caught Monday after a stolen vehicle was spotted outside a Turlock motel.
A stolen vehicle out of Atwater was spotted by a Turlock police officer Monday night in the area of S. First Street, near the Shasta Motel.
With assistance from the Stanislaus County Auto Theft Taskforce, officers were able to track down the suspected thieves and take them into custody, as well as recover the stolen vehicle.
George Garcia, 20, and Daniel Delatorre, 20, were both arrested on suspicion of possessing stolen property. Priscilla Pina, 24, was with the two men at the time of their arrest and was taken into custody for an active misdemeanor narcotics warrant.