Public help wanted to identify vet clinic burglars

San Diego County Crime Stoppers and investigators from the North Coastal Sheriff’s Station are asking for the public’s help to identify and locate two men wanted in connection with a March 21 burglary at a veterinary clinic in Encinitas.

The burglary occurred just after 5:00 a.m. at the Pacific Coast Veterinary Dentistry and Oral Surgery in the 500 block of Saxony Place. Two men were seen on surveillance cameras breaking the glass door of the business and stealing two Apple computers. The alarm sounded during the burglary, causing one of the suspects to drop a machine used for analyzing blood.

Loss and damage to the business is estimated at more than $34,000.

Surveillance video of the burglary is very clear and detectives are hoping someone will recognize the suspects. To download video for broadcast, visit You can also follow the Sheriff’s Department on Vimeo at

Suspect No. 1 is described as a white male, between 25 and 30 years of age, 5’11” tall and weighing approximately 195 pounds. He was last seen wearing dark clothing and a black beanie.

Suspect No. 2 is described as a white male, between 23 and 28 years of age, 5’9” tall and weighing approximately 160 pounds. He appears unshaven. He was last seen wearing a black beanie, plaid jacket and dark-colored jeans.

Anyone with information on this case is encouraged 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