On Tuesday, February 7, 2017, at approximately 2:50 am, the Beaumont Police Department received a 911 call in reference to a commercial burglary in progress. A witness reported hearing noises and seeing flashlights inside the closed business.
Officers responded to the 700 block of Beaumont Avenue and witnessed two suspects running from the location. One suspect was immediately detained and a second suspect was found hiding nearby. Officers, with the assistance of California Highway Patrol, set up a perimeter to search for two additional suspects that ran from the location upon the officers’ arrival. Officers were unable to locate those two suspects.
Officers arrested Brandon Lamont Pullen, 18 years of age, and Gabriel Iseah Kinney, 23 years of age, both suspects are from Moreno Valley. PULLEN and KINNEY admitted to breaking into the business as well as involvement with another commercial burglary in San Jacinto and were booked at Smith Correctional facility for Burglary and Accessory to a Crime PC 459 and PC 32.
If you have any information about this case, please contact the On-Duty Watch Commander at 951-769-8500.