Two men from Chowchilla were arrested on Sunday for stealing a moped, the Chowchilla Police Department reported.
At about 2:30 a.m., officers found Jonny Lopez, 46, and Jimmy Kobzeff, 24, on South Chowchilla Boulevard standing next to a Honda moped and a Chevrolet sedan, police said. They were about a quarter-mile away from the registered owner’s home, according to officials.
The owner of the moped told police he last saw it at about 2 a.m., police said. After investigating, officials said, Lopez and Kobzeff were arrested and booked into the Madera County Jail.
Monica Velez: 209-385-2486, @monicavelez21