Police seeking burglary suspect

Police seeking  burglary suspectThe Ridgecrest Police Department posted video footage last week showing a masked individual suspected of burglarizing Mather Bros., Inc., on South Downs Street. According to the release, an unknown individual is suspected of stealing a truck and additional property, including a safe, from the site.

The video footage is from Saturday, May 26, just before 1 a.m. The footage shows only about eight seconds of the suspect, wearing a white mask and carrying what appears to be a crowbar, entering the lobby and turning into one of the adjacent rooms.

RPD Sgt. Ryan Marrone said that officers have no updates, but are following up on leads. Anyone with pertinent information is asked to contact the RPD by Facebook or by calling 760-499-5100. See the RPD’s Facebook page for the video (https://www.facebook.com/ridgecrestpd/videos/1982347828473905/) and more information.

Story First Published: 2018-06-01