3 men arrested in rash of thefts across South County

jhickey@thetribunenews.comAugust 23, 2013 

A regional task force formed in response to a recent spate of thefts and burglaries across the South County has arrested three people and seized hundreds of items of suspected stolen property.

During the early morning hours of Friday, Aug. 23, task force members and the Regional S.W.A.T. Team executed search warrants at one location in Arroyo Grande and two locations in Grover Beach, seizing items including tools, bicycles and electronics, according to a news release from the Arroyo Grande Police Department.

The following three people were arrested and booked into San Luis Obispo County Jail:

  • Matt Garrett Jeffers, 32, of South Alpine Street in Arroyo Grande was charged with possession of stolen property and possession of property with altered identification numbers. His bail is set at $20,000.
  • Miky Sears, 41, of Atlantic City Avenue in Grover Beach was charged with possession of methamphetamine, possession of drug paraphernalia, possession of more than one ounce of marijuana, and possession of metal knuckles and is being held without bail.
  • George Louis Darda Jr., 55, of South 13th Street in Grover Beach was charged with possession of methamphetamine for sales. His bail is set at $20,000.

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