A San Diego woman is in custody after allegedly stealing an RV from a San Mateo lumber yard Wednesday afternoon, according to police.
At approximately 1:45 p.m., San Mateo police responded to a reported theft of an RV from the rental lot at Condon and Sons Lumber Yard at 117 E. 25th Ave. Employees said a woman entered the office and tried to fraudulently rent the RV, was denied but got into it and took off, according to police.
Minutes later, a San Mateo County sheriff’s deputy spotted the RV near State Route 92 and Main Street in Half Moon Bay and tried to stop it. The woman, identified as Carly Gutierrez, 32, then allegedly ignored the lights and sirens and continued driving for several minutes, according to police.
Gutierrez finally stopped the RV at Alsace Lorraine and Kelly avenues in Half Moon Bay, and was detained without further incident, according to police. San Mateo police responded to the location of the stop. Gutierrez was positively identified, arrested and booked into the San Mateo County Jail for burglary and vehicle theft, according to police.