Man arrested for burglary, vandalism in Hanford

Man arrested for burglary, vandalism in Hanford

HANFORD, Calif. (KSEE/KGPE) – A 39-year-old man has been arrested after allegedly causing hundreds of dollars worth of damage to a business in Hanford, the Hanford Police Department said.

Police say officers were dispatched to the 100 block of Court Street in Hanford for an overnight burglary on Sunday.

Upon arrival, officers say they investigated the burglary, which included a significant amount of damage to property inside the business.

According to police, through video surveillance and other located evidence, officers identified the suspect in this incident as 39-year-old Nestor Montes Deoca Diaz.

Investigators say Diaz was located a short time later within the city and was arrested on suspicion of burglary and vandalism with property damage over $400. He was booked at the Kings County Jail.

Officers say Diaz has been arrested six times since 2020 for burglary and other theft-related charges.

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