Cops catch notorious San Leandro graffiti taggers

Jeremy Priddy and Sebastian Arredonda

May 30, 2012 7:04:55 PM PDT
An alert off-duty police officer helped authorities catch two notorious graffiti taggers in San Leandro.

Early on Tuesday, the officer spotted Jeremy Priddy and Sebastian Arredonda spray painting gang graffiti on a column supporting BART tracks. He called in the description and another officer stopped the 18-year-olds.

The officer found spray paint cans and marijuana in the suspect's vehicle.

Police say the pair is responsible for tagging 17 different locations in San Leandro.