Press Releases

Tuesday 06/05/2018 4:06 PM - Vehicle Burglary

Contact: Grace Norris
Phone: (805) 781-4483
Type of Incident: Vehicle Burglary
Date and Time of Incident: 5-26-18, Approximately 9:30-11:30 AM
Place of Occurrence: Parking area on the Cuesta Grade by the West Cuesta Ridge Trailhead, San Luis Obispo
Victim Information: N/A
Suspect Information: N/A
Details of News Release: The Sheriff's Office is asking for the public's assistance in identifying a suspect believed to have burglarized six vehicles on 5-26-18 at a parking area on TV Tower Road in San Luis Obispo. The burglaries were reported to have happened between 9:30-11:30 AM. The suspect broke car windows and stole property including wallets, riding equipment, and jewelry. Surveillance photos have been obtained of the suspect using one of the stolen credit cards at an ATM. The Sheriff's Office is asking that if anyone can identify this suspect, they contact the Sheriff's Office at (805)781-4550. The Sheriff's Office urges residents to take preventative steps to avoid becoming a victim of vehicle burglary. It is important to be mindful of what is left in vehicles, and avoid leaving valuables visible. It is recommended that you lock doors and windows, park in a well lit area, and if your vehicle has an alarm be sure to activate it.

Prepared By: gnorris
Released: Tuesday 06/05/2018 4:06 PM