SAN JOSE (KRON) - A total 16 people -- five adults and 11 teenagers ages 15 to 17 -- were arrested in connection with several violent robberies, carjackings, and burglaries in San Jose.
According to the San Jose Police Department, a large-scale operation was conducted last week targeting a violent criminal gang responsible for the series of crimes.
Police say the crew was responsible for crimes including 7 robberies, 6 carjackings, 10 burglaries, assault with a deadly weapon and various other weapon offenses which they were arrested for last week.
The teenagers were booked into Santa Clara County Juvenile Hall on multiple charges including robbery, carjacking, assault with a deadly weapon, and burglary.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Detective Michael White or Detective Tedros Habib of the San Jose Police Department's Robbery Unit at 408-277-4166.