La Jolla Light Crime and Public Safety News: Aug. 30
Soledad home robbed of $250,000 worth of jewelry
San Diego Crime Stoppers is offering a $1,000 reward for information leading to the arrest of a suspect who stole more than $250,000 of jewelry from a home in the Mount Soledad neighborhood.
On June 16, 2018, an unknown suspect(s) forced entry into an area residence by using a tool to pry open the front door. The suspects stole numerous pieces of jewelry with a total value of more than $250,000. Most of the jewelry pieces were large in size and very distinctive.
Surveillance video captured the suspects’ vehicle arriving at the residence and a suspect wearing dark clothing exiting the front passenger’s seat. Investigators determined the suspects’ vehicle is a newer model white Nissan Rogue.
Anyone with information on the identity and/or location of the suspects is asked to call the SDPD’s Northern Division at (858) 552-1727 or the Crime Stoppers anonymous tip line at (888) 580-8477. Visit the Crime Stoppers website at sdcrimestoppers.org for more information on how to send anonymous web and mobile app tips.
Broken water main floods Village intersection
A broken water main flooded and shut down the busy La Jolla intersection of Girard Avenue at Pearl Street on Friday, Aug. 24. The break was reported around 4:50 p.m., police and fire officials said. The intersection remained closed for several hours thereafter, but the City representatives said no businesses were flooded.
Petty theft, 5400 block La Jolla Blvd. 4 p.m.
Residential burglary, 6300 block Muirlands Drive, 9 a.m.
Assault, two homeless individuals got into a disagreement over ‘ownership’ of the sidewalk, and one used a cardboard sign and an open hand to strike the other, 1000 block Torrey Pines Road, 11:30 a.m.
Assault, an assailant punched the victim in the face during an argument over a parking space, 6800 block Neptune Place, 4:25 p.m.
Misdemeanor vandalism, 900 block Archer St., 3:07 a.m.
Vehicle break-in/theft, 8600 block La Jolla Shores Drive, 6:30 p.m.
Residential burglary, 7500 block Caminito Avola, 10 p.m.
Residential burglary, 5500 block Pacifica Drive, 8:15 a.m.
Assault, a known-to-the-victim suspect pushed the victim during an argument, 9500 block Poole St., 9:48 a.m.
Assault, an unknown male used his stomach and chest area to bump the victim three times on a construction site. The victim did not sustain any injuries, 9300 block North Torrey Pines Road, 11:12 a.m.
Commercial burglary, 8800 block Villa La Jolla Drive, 6 p.m.
Vehicle break-in/theft, 8700 block La Jolla Shores Drive, 6 p.m.
Misdemeanor vandalism, 800 block Turquoise St., 6:35 p.m.
Vehicle break-in/theft, 8600 block Via Mallorca, 8 p.m.
Fraud, 2200 block Caminto Cabala, 3:30 p.m.
Vehicle break-in/theft, 8500 block La Jolla Shores Drive, 6:15 p.m.
Vehicle break-in/theft, 8600 block Villa La Jolla Drive, 5:10 p.m.
Vandalism (less than $400), 500 block Calle Miramar, 9 p.m.
Petty theft, 7600 block Girard Ave., 5:30 p.m.
Vehicle break-in/theft, 8000 block El Paseo Grande, 7:30 p.m.
Vehicle break-in/theft, 8300 block Camino del Oro, 10:30 a.m.
Petty theft, 8100 block Camino del Oro, 12:10 p.m.
— Compiled by Ashley Mackin-Solomon
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