Social media tips lead to burglary arrests


Thanks to leads generated by tips sent to Crime Stoppers and the North Coastal Sheriff’s Department’s social media accounts, two people who were wanted in connection with two burglaries at Consignment Classics in Encinitas, are in custody.

The loss was estimated at $80,000 in jewelry.

Rob Scott, 53, is in custody in Nevada after being arrested on Sept. 30th in connection with a restaurant burglary in Lake Tahoe and his outstanding warrant in San Diego County.

He will be extradited to San Diego to face charges. He is facing commercial burglary charges.

Heidi Doyle, 42, left Nevada following Scott’s arrest and turned herself in to detectives at the North Coastal Sheriff’s Station on Sept. 30th. She is booked in Vista Jail and had her initial court appearance Oct. 3.

She is facing charges of commercial burglary, identity theft and writing false checks.

— Submitted press release