The El Dorado County Sheriff’s Department (EDCSD) is currently seeking Michael LENNING on a felony warrant for the above charges.
Over the last six months, El Dorado County has seen an increase in commercial burglaries and stolen vehicles. The suspect MO is to use a stolen pickup truck in order to steal ATM machines, cigarettes, and lottery tickets or power tools, generators, and chain saws, depending on the business type.
It is believed the involved suspects are Richard and Michael LENNING, based on prior MO. The brothers are known to travel back and forth into Nevada. Richard LENNING was arrested in Sacramento County on October 17, 2017. Michael LENNING is still wanted. The EDCSD is seeking the public’s help locating Michael LENNING, as well as any information on stolen property, i.e., where it is stored or previously stored (storage facilities), how it is being sold, who they are selling the goods to, any associates who have been providing the LENNINGs shelter, and anyone who may be assisting with storing and/or selling the stolen goods.