San Diego County Crime Stoppers and investigators from the North Coastal Sheriff’s Station are asking for the public’s help to locate two men wanted in connection with the burglary of a liquor store in Encinitas.
Just after 4:30 a.m. on Sept. 13, two men gained entry into the Village Spirit Shop, 1552 Encinitas Boulevard, by throwing a rock through the front window. The suspects took cigarettes and money and broke numerous liquor bottles. The total estimated loss was $15,000.
Suspect No. 1 is described as a 25-year-old Hispanic man standing 5-foot-9 and weighing approximately 240 pounds. He had a goatee and was last seen wearing a gray beanie, gray long sleeve sweatshirt, black pants and black tennis shoes.
Suspect No. 2 is described as a 25-year-old African American or Hispanic man, standing 6’ and weighing about 180 pounds. He was last seen wearing a baseball cap with a white bill, a blue hoodie and black tennis shoes.
To download surveillance video of the suspects, visit https://goo.gl/HBFhsN.
Anyone who recognizes the suspects or has any information about this crime, is being asked to call the North Coastal Sheriff’s Station at 760-966-3500 or the Crime Stoppers anonymous tip line at 888-580-8477. Crime Stoppers is offering up to a $1,000 reward to anyone with information that leads to an arrest in this case. Anonymous email and text messages can be sent in via www.sdcrimestoppers.org.
— Submitted press release