A man was caught, then arrested, after attempting to steal a laptop and speaker from a Target in the Lathrop area, said the San Joaquin County Sheriff's Office.

Steven Blevins, 30, tried using a hand key to remove the security device on electronic equipment.

Officials also believe Blevins was responsible for another theft that occurred at a Target in Tracy.

He has been booked for burglary and possession of having burglary tools.