A Riverside man, Walter Levar Mallet, 37, was arrested by Santa Ana police in an undercover sting Wednesday over the theft, on May 22, of high-end computer parts from a computer manufacturer located at the 1300 block of East Edinger Avenue, according to the O.C. Register.
Mallet is thought to be one of three hooded men who smashed a glass door to get into the computer business, where over the course of several hours they made off with around $400K worth of computer components that are used in aircraft and medical equipment, according to the SADP.
The SAPD investigators are not sure how the burglars were able to disable the computer manufacturer’s security system for three hours. Continue reading