Unknown Suspects Wanted for Burglary Series

Up to $1,000 Reward Offered  

San Diego County Crime Stoppers and investigators from the San Diego Police Department’s Northeastern and Eastern Divisions, along with investigators from the La Mesa Police Department, are asking for the public’s help in identifying and locating three suspects who are wanted for a series of residential burglaries. 

On August 13, 2017, at approximately 3:30 p.m., an unknown female rang the doorbell of a residence located in the 6300 block of Glenmont Street, in the Del Cerro area of San Diego. No one answered the front door. Two unknown males broke a rear sliding glass door, entered the home, and stole several items.   

Later that same day, at 4:30 p.m., the same female rang the doorbell of a residence located in the 5700 block of Jackson Drive, in La Mesa. The female asked the homeowner if “Tony” lived there. The homeowner told the female that she had the wrong house. The homeowner left the house and returned several hours later to discover his rear sliding glass door was shattered and three bedrooms had been ransacked. The suspects stole over $7,600 worth of jewelry and miscellaneous items. 

On August 29, 2017, at approximately 10:00 a.m., the same female and two males burglarized a residence in the 13000 block of Calderon Road in the Rancho Penasquitos area of San Diego. The suspects gained entry into the house by breaking a rear sliding glass door. The suspects stole numerous high end purses totaling over $10,000 in value.   

Suspect’s Description: 

The female suspect is described as Asian, in her 20’s, thin build, wears large black frame glasses, long bright green painted fingernails, and has a tattoo on her left forearm. 

Both male suspects are described as being Black, in their 20’s, approximately 5’8” tall, and had thin builds. The suspects are seen using a black Chrysler 200 with paper plates. The suspects may also be using a four-door white Mercedes.  

Anyone with information on the identity or location of the suspects is asked to call the Crime Stoppers anonymous tip line at (888) 580-8477. Please visit www.sdcrimestoppers.org for information on how to send a web or cell phone app tip. Crime Stoppers is offering up to a $1,000 reward to anyone with information that leads to an arrest in this case. 

  • Media inquiries about this case or Crime Stoppers can be directed to Officer Mark Herring at (619) 531-1500 or msherring@pd.sandiego.gov

Unknown Suspect Wanted for Sexual Assault

Up to $1,000 Reward Offered

San Diego County Crime Stoppers and investigators from the San Diego Police Department’s Sex Crimes Unit are asking for assistance from the public to help identify and locate an unknown suspect wanted for a sexual assault that occurred in the Mira Mesa area.     

On November 30, 2017, at 6:30 a.m., a 14-year-old female was walking alone from her house to Mira Mesa High School.  A male suspect approached the female and engaged her in conversation as she walked westbound on the 8800 block of Flanders Drive.  The suspect sexually assaulted the female and then ran northbound through a residential complex.  

Investigators are reviewing other recent cases in the area to see if they are related.

Suspect’s Description:

The suspect is described as a Hispanic male with a dark complexion, 35 to 40-years-old, 5’6” to 5’7” tall, normal build, with short dark colored hair.  The suspect spoke with a Spanish accent.  

***This case is similar to a Crime Stoppers media release dated 10/17/17 titled
“Mira Mesa Sexual Battery Suspect.” In that case, a composite sketch of the suspect was provided.  Investigators are asking for the public to look at that composite sketch as that suspect may be related to this case.*** 

Anyone with information on the identity and/or location of the suspect should call SDPD’s Sex Crimes Unit at (619) 531-2210 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 mobile app messages can be sent in via www.sdcrimestoppers.org. 

  • Media inquiries about this case can be directed to Acting Lieutenant Tu Nguyen at (619) 531-2686 or email at ttnguyen@pd.sandiego.gov
  •  Media inquiries about Crime Stoppers can be directed to either Officer Mark Herring at (619) 531-1500 or email at msherring@pd.sandiego.gov or Deputy Adriana Uribe at (619) 531-1547 or email at adriana.uribe@sdsheriff.org

Unknown Suspects Wanted for Burglary and Grand Theft

Up to $1,000 Reward Offered

San Diego County Crime Stoppers along with investigators from the San Diego County Sheriff’s Department’s Santee Station are asking for the public’s help in identifying and locating three unknown suspects wanted for burglary and grand theft.

On October 25, 2017, three unknown Black men entered the Walmart, located at 170 Town Center Parkway in Santee, and selected 8 Visa gift cards. The men requested that each gift card be activated with $500.00.  One of the men distracted the cashier by asking for cigarettes. When the cashier left her register to get the cigarettes another suspect reached around the register and pushed a key that loaded each of the cards with the $500.00.  The third man grabbed the Walmart bag containing the gift cards and other merchandise.  All three men exited the store without paying for any of the items. The total loss was estimated at about $4,065.00. 

All three suspects were last seen leaving the store parking lot in an older model Ford Crown Victoria with no license plates.  The car had a white front left fender and purple tinted windows. 

Description of Suspects:

Suspect #1 is described as a Black male, in his 20s, and was last seen wearing a white Adidas shirt, black shorts, white socks, and sandals.

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Suspect #2 is described as a Black male, in the 20s, and was last seen wearing a white Adidas shirt, black pants, and white shoes.

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Suspect #3 is described as a Black male, in his 20s and was last seen wearing a white Nike shirt, black shorts, white socks, and sandals.

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Vehicle Description:

The vehicle is an older model Ford Crown Victoria, with a white front left fender and purple tinted windows.  It did not have any license plates.  

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 Anyone with information on the identity or location of the suspects or their vehicle is asked to call the Sheriff’s Santee Station at (619) 956-4000 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.   Information on how to send anonymous emails and mobile app tips can be found on our website www.sdcrimestoppers.org.

Alan Jesus Pliego

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DOB 10-23-94  (23)
Hispanic male
Black hair  brown eyes
5’7” tall  155 lbs.

Alan Pliego is wanted by the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation for violating the terms and conditions of his parole. Pliego is currently on parole for auto theft. Pliego has previous convictions for auto theft, burglary, robbery, and parole violation.  Pliego is known to frequent the Mid-City area of San Diego.

Unknown Suspect Wanted for Hot Prowl Burglary

Up to $1,000 Reward Offered

San Diego County Crime Stoppers and investigators from the San Diego Police Department’s Central Division are asking for the public’s help in identifying and locating an unknown male who is wanted for a residential hot prowl burglary that occurred in the Golden Hill area.

On October 31, 2017, at approximately 7:30 a.m., an adult female walked outside of her apartment located in the 1000 block of 20th Street and moved her vehicle. The female’s boyfriend was asleep inside the bedroom of the apartment. When the female walked back towards the stairs that lead to her apartment, she noticed a Hispanic male walking down the stairs.  She confronted the male and asked what he was doing. The male said he was looking for someone and walked away from her. The female then noticed the male had her boyfriend’s laptop bag strapped over his shoulder.   

The female ran into the apartment and told her boyfriend that they had just been burglarized. The boyfriend ran out of the apartment and after the suspect, but lost sight of him in 1900 block of Broadway, near the City College parking garage. The suspect stole several items from the apartment including a laptop bag, two laptops, a wallet, and an Omega watch. The total value of the items stolen was over $ 8,000.

Suspect’s Description:

The suspect is described as a Hispanic male, in his early 20’s, thin build, wearing a black colored (possibly Armani Logo) jacket, blue jeans, and bright red tennis shoes.

Anyone with information on the identity or location of the suspect is asked to call SDPD’s Central Division at (619) 744-9538 or the Crime Stoppers anonymous tip line at (888) 580-8477.  Please visit www.sdcrimestoppers.org for information on how to send a web or cell phone app tip. Crime Stoppers is offering up to a $1,000 reward to anyone with information that leads to an arrest in this case. 

  • Media inquiries about this case or Crime Stoppers can be directed to Officer Mark Herring at (619) 531-1500 or msherring@pd.sandiego.gov .

Suspect Wanted for Burglary & Credit Card Fraud

Up to $1,000 Reward Offered 

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 an unknown suspect wanted in connection with a burglary and credit card fraud case in Encinitas.   

On October 26, 2017 between 7:30 p.m. and 8:15 p.m., a suspect stole a backpack from a locked locker inside the LA Fitness located at 201 S. El Camino Real in Encinitas.  The suspect used a key inside of the backpack to unlock the victim’s vehicle, which was in the parking lot.  The suspect then stole a wallet from inside the vehicle.  

The suspect used multiple credit cards that were inside the victim’s wallet at several different retail businesses and convenience stores in the La Jolla and Midway areas of San Diego.  The stolen credit card purchases totaled more than $1,000.    

Suspect/ Vehicle Description: 

The suspect is described as a White male in his 40’s, standing 6’1” tall and weighing 185 pounds with brown hair. The suspect was wearing a white baseball cap, light blue polo style shirt, gray jeans, black Nike tennis shoes, and a light brown colored jacket (in some of the photos). 

The suspect was seen getting out of a newer model, 4-door, white colored Infinity during one of the stolen credit card transactions. 

If you recognize the suspect or have information about this crime, 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 mobile app messages can be sent in via www.sdcrimestoppers.org. 

  • Media inquiries about the case can be directed to Sergeant Joseph Tomaiko at (760) 966-3524 or joe.tomaiko@sdsheriff.org.
  •  Media inquiries about Crime Stoppers can be directed to Officer Mark Herring at (619) 531-1500 or email at msherring@pd.sandiego.gov.

Devin Alexander Ponder

DOB  7-1-93 (24)
Black male
6-0  150 lbs.
Brown hair  brown eyes

Devin Ponder is wanted by the San Diego Fugitive Task Force for an outstanding felony warrant (no bail) for his arrest.  The warrant is for a probation violation related to an attempted robbery.  Ponder has previous convictions for robbery, grand theft, and possession of narcotics for sales.  Ponder is known to frequent the Poway and Mid-City area of San Diego.

Suspects Wanted for Commercial Armed Robbery

Up to $1,000 Reward Offered  

Investigators from the San Diego Police Department’s Robbery Unit are asking for the public’s help in identifying and locating two unknown suspects wanted for a commercial armed robbery of a Shell gas station located in the Carmel Valley area of San Diego.   

On October 25, 2017, at 11:16 p.m., an unknown adult male suspect (S-1) approached the clerk at the Shell gas station located at 3861 Valley Centre Drive, in San Diego.  S-1 asked the clerk if he could use the restroom.  The clerk told S-1 he could.  S-1 later walked out of the restroom armed with a silver colored machete and was wearing a mask over his face.  S-1 demanded all the money in the cash register.  The clerk complied.  S-1 was last seen running westbound away from the gas station.  The clerk noticed a White female (S-2) driving a gold colored pickup truck towards S-1 as he was running away. 

The clerk had seen both S-1 and S-2 inside the store a few days earlier

Suspects’/ Vehicle Description: 

Suspect 1

S-1 is described as a White male, late 20’s to mid-30’s, 5’7” to 5’8” tall, medium build, wearing a black hooded sweatshirt with a white California bear on the front, blue jeans, dark grey or blue colored baseball cap with “Ford” on the front of it, blue Keds shoes, green backpack, and had a wraparound band style tattoo on his left arm.

Suspect 2

S-2 is described as a White female, in her 40’s, medium build, long dark colored hair, wearing a black shirt and black pants.

Suspects Vehicle

The suspects’ vehicle is described as a gold colored Toyota Tacoma with an extended cab.  

Anyone with information on the identity or location of the suspects is asked to call the SDPD’s Robbery Unit at (619) 531-2299 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.   Visit the Crime Stoppers website at www.sdcrimestoppers.org for more information on how to send anonymous web and mobile app tips. 

  • Media inquiries about this case can be directed to SDPD Robbery Lt. Eric Hays at (619) 533-5752 or email at ehays@pd.sandiego.gov
  • Media inquiries about Crime Stoppers can be directed to Officer Mark Herring at (619) 531-1500 or email at msherring@pd.sandiego.gov

Drew Douglas Walsh

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DOB 10-17-89 (28)
White male
Black hair  blue eyes
5-8  150 lbs.

Drew Walsh is wanted by the San Diego Fugitive Task Force for an outstanding felony warrant ($25,000 bail) for his arrest. The warrant is for possession of a weapon by an inmate while in jail.  Walsh has previous convictions for possession of a controlled substance. Walsh is known to frequent the Oceanside area.

Unknown Suspect Wanted for Felony Hit and Run

Up to $1,000 Reward Offered

San Diego County Crime Stoppers and investigators from the San Diego Police Department’s Traffic Division are asking for the public’s help in identifying and locating the driver that struck a pedestrian in the East Village area of San Diego.

On Saturday, November 4, 2017 at about 3:55 a.m., a 47-year-old female, who was in a wheelchair, was in the intersection of F Street at Park Boulevard when she was struck by a silver, newer model, SUV.  The SUV was travelling westbound on F St when it ran over the female and her wheelchair.  The driver of the vehicle stopped momentarily before driving off westbound on F St. The driver turned northbound on 11th St and was last seen driving eastbound on E St.  The victim suffered serious but non-life threatening injuries.

 Suspect’s Vehicle Description: The hit and run vehicle is described as a newer silver SUV with a tinted sunroof and possibly tinted windows. It also had chrome rims. The SUV had its fog lights and headlights activated and may have front end and undercarriage damage.

Anyone with information on the identity or location of the suspect and/or the suspect’s vehicle is asked to call SDPD’s Traffic Division at (858) 495-7823 or the

Crime Stoppers anonymous tip line at (888) 580-8477.  Please visit www.sdcrimestoppers.org for information on how to send a web or cell phone tip.

Crime Stoppers is offering up to a $1,000 reward to anyone with information that leads to an arrest in this case.

San Diego County Crime Stoppers along with investigators from the San Diego County Sheriff’s Department’s Fallbrook Substation are asking for the public’s help in identifying and locating an unknown suspect(s) wanted for grand theft.

Sometime between September 6, 2017 and September 29, 2017, an unknown suspect stole a 3 foot tall hollow ceramic statue from the front yard of a residence in Fallbrook. The statue is known as "Greenman". It weighs 30-40 pounds and is valued at $3,500.

*** Photo of stolen statue ***

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*** Photo of stolen statue ***

Anyone with information on the location of the stolen statue and/or the identity or location of the suspect(s) is asked to call the Sheriff’s Fallbrook Substation at (760) 451-3100 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.  Information on how to send anonymous emails and mobile app tips can be found on our website www.sdcrimestoppers.org.

 

Keith Lamar Rogers

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DOB  8-6-1973  (44)
Black male
Black hair  brown eyes
6-2  190 lbs.

Keith Rogers is wanted by the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation for violating the terms and conditions of his parole (no bail).  Rogers is currently on parole for failing to register as a sex offender.  Rogers has previous convictions for parole violations, indecent exposure, battery, and stalking.  Rogers is known to use the trolley and frequents the trolley stops near the Mission Valley mall, Fashion Valley Mall, Horton Plaza, and in Southeastern San Diego.

Clemente Cervantes

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DOB 9/18/1971
Hispanic male
6-2210 lbs.
Bald head and brown eyes

Clemente Cervantes is wanted by the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation for violating the terms and conditions of his parole (no bail).  Cervantes is currently on parole for failing to register as a sex offender. Cervantes has previous convictions for parole violations, grand theft, burglary, rape, and failing to register as a sex offender. Cervantes is known to frequent the Southeastern and Mid-City area of San Diego.

Unidentified Suspect Wanted for Sexual Battery

Up to $1,000 Reward Offered 

San Diego County Crime Stoppers and investigators from the San Diego Police Department’s Sex Crimes Unit are asking for assistance from the public to help identify and locate an unknown suspect wanted for a sexual battery that occurred in the Mira Mesa area.     

On October 12, 2017, at approximately 6:35 a.m., the victim, a 15-year-old female was walking alone from her house to Mira Mesa High School. The suspect approached the female from behind and engaged her in conversation as she was walking westbound on 8800 Hillery Drive. Shortly after, the suspect sexually battered the victim. The suspect fled the area on foot and was last seen walking southbound through a residential complex along 8800 Hillery Drive.

Suspect’s Description: 

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The suspect is described as a Hispanic male, 42-years-old, 5’2” tall, normal build, short dark colored hair, wearing a light blue short-sleeved shirt and baggie blue jeans.The suspect spoke with a thick Spanish accent.

Anyone with information on the identity and/or location of the suspect should call SDPD’s Sex Crimes Unit at (619) 531-2210 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 mobile app messages can be sent in via sdcrimestoppers.org. 

  • Media inquiries about this case can be directed to Lt. Brent Williams at (619) 531-2686 or email at blwilliams@pd.sandiego.gov
  • Media inquiries about Crime Stoppers can be directed to either Officer Mark Herring at (619) 531-1500 or email at msherring@pd.sandiego.gov or Deputy Adriana Uribe at (619) 531-1547 or email at adriana.uribe@sdsheriff.org

Unknown Suspects Wanted for Felony Charges of Throwing Objects at Moving Trolleys

Up to $1,000 Reward Offered  

San Diego County Crime Stoppers and investigators from the San Diego Police Department’s Southeastern Division are asking for the public’s help in identifying and locating the suspects responsible for throwing objects at moving MTS trolley cars at various locations throughout Southeastern San Diego.  

Since early June 2017, MTS has reported 19 separate cases in which unknown suspects are throwing large rocks at trolley cars along the Orange Line route. These cases have occurred at various locations from downtown San Diego through La Mesa. Eleven of these cases have occurred at various locations in Southeastern San Diego including:  

68th Street and Akins Avenue (Encanto area) 
43rd Street and K Street (Mt. Hope area) 
47th Street Trolley Stop (Lincoln Park area) 
Euclid Avenue Trolley Stop (Chollas View area) 

The most recent cases have occurred at the 54th Street pedestrian crossing near 54th Street and Market Street (Valencia Park area). 

In all of these cases, one or more suspects are seen throwing large rocks at moving trolley cars causing a large amount of damage to the exterior of the trolley cars. This damage includes cracked windshields, side windows, broken lights, and dented exteriors. The total damage in all of these cases is over $ 40,000. 

Investigators would like to remind the public that throwing objects at a trolley is a felony crime in addition to the vandalism those objects cause. Objects being thrown at the trolley have the possibility of breaking through the glass and causing serious injuries to both the driver and passengers onboard.    

Anyone with information on the identity or location of the person(s) responsible for these crimes is asked to call SDPD’s Southeastern Division at (619) 527-3500 or the Crime Stoppers anonymous tip line at (888) 580-8477.  Please visit www.sdcrimestoppers.org for information on how to send a web or mobile app tip. Crime Stoppers is offering up to a $1,000 reward to anyone with information that leads to an arrest in this case. 

  • Media inquiries about these cases can be directed to Lt. Manny Del Toro at (619)    527-3514 or email at mdeltoro@pd.sandiego.gov
  • Inquiries about Crime Stoppers can be directed to SDPD Officer Mark Herring at (619) 531-1500 or msherring@pd.sandiego.gov or Deputy Adriana Uribe at (619)    531-1547 or email at adriana.uribe@sdsheriff.org .