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Suspected home burglars use shovels as oars for alleged getaway canoe


Last updated 11/8/2017 at Noon

Jesse Yocham, 20, was one of two men arrested in the burglary of a home in Lake Elsinore. Courtesy photo.

Riverside County sheriff's deputies on Tuesday, Nov. 7, arrested two men suspected of stealing items from a Lake Elsinore home and trying to flee the scene by canoe -- with shovels for oars.

Jesse Yocham, 20, and Thomas Carlos De La Rosa, 23, were arrested on suspicion of residential burglary, conspiracy and possession of burglary tools. Both were booked into the Cois M. Byrd Detention Center in French Valley and remained there by evening with bails set at $35,000, online jail records show.

Deputies from the Lake Elsinore station received a call about 12:15 a.m. Tuesday from a woman in th...

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