On 09/11/21 at approximately 9:00 AM, a resident living on the 400 block of Middlefield Road heard someone in their home. The resident attempted to contact the unknown person but did not get a response. The resident immediately exited the house and called the Atherton Department of Police.
Atherton Police Officers responded to the scene and located 26 year old transient, Nadyne Marie Garcia, in a bedroom of the home and wearing a necklace belonging to the resident. Garcia had gathered other items from inside the home prior to being contacted. Officers detained Garcia during their investigation and discovered she entered the residence by damaging a screen door. Garcia was arrested for burglary, possession of stolen property, and vandalism and booked into the San Mateo County Jail in Redwood City.