Suspect Wanted for Armed Robbery of Domino’s Pizza

Up to $1,000 Reward Offered

San Diego County Crime Stoppers along with investigators from the San Diego Police Department’s Robbery Unit are asking for the public’s help in identifying and locating an unknown suspect wanted for a commercial armed robbery.

On July 18, 2017, at 11:35 a.m., a male suspect walked into the Domino’s Pizza store located at 2015 Garnet Avenue, in the Pacific Beach area of San Diego. The suspect showed the employee a handgun that was placed in his front waistband and demanded money from the cash register. The employee complied and gave the suspect an undisclosed amount of cash. The suspect walked out of the store and then south onto Morrel Street.  

This suspect may be responsible for other armed robberies in the area. 

Suspect’s Description: 

The suspect is described as a Hispanic male, late 20’s to early 30’s, 5’9” to 5’10” tall, unshaven with slight acne scarring on his face, wearing a gray baseball cap, black jean pants and beige boots or tennis shoes. The suspect was armed with a black colored semi auto handgun in his front waistband. 

Unknown Suspect (from Domino’s Pizza store located at 2015 Garnet Avenue) 

Anyone with information on the identity or location of the suspect 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. Anonymous emails can be sent via www.sdcrimestoppers.org.

  • Media inquiries about these cases 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 or Deputy Adriana Uribe at (619) 531-1547 or email at adriana.uribe@sdsheriff.org .

Anthony James Porter

Anthony James Porter
DOB 6-28-90(27)
White male
5-9150 lbs.
Brown hairbrown eyes

Anthony Porter is wanted by the California Parole Apprehension Team for violating the terms and conditions of his parole.  Porter is considered a parolee at large.  Porter is currently on parole from a conviction for assault with a deadly weapon.  Porter has previous convictions for assault with a deadly weapon, grand theft, possession of a dangerous weapon, and violation of parole.  Porter is known to frequent the Escondido area.

Unknown Suspects Wanted for Commercial 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 three unknown suspects wanted for burglarizing a business in the South Park area of San Diego. 

On July 3, 2017, at 6:45 p.m., two unknown male suspects along with an unknown female person of interest walked into the South Bark Dog Wash business located at 2037 30th Street, in San Diego. The two suspects along with a female spoke with several employees as they cased the inside of the business. The two suspects and the female did not buy anything and left. 

Later that same evening, at 10:50 p.m., the two male suspects returned to the business.  Suspect #1 (S-1) threw a rock through the front glass door and ran inside followed by Suspect # 2 (S-2). S-1 and S-2 stole approximately 46 boxes of Advantix and Comfortis flea medication, which had a total value of over $ 4,000.  Both suspects left the business and got into a waiting grey or silver colored Toyota Rav-4 being driven by an unknown third suspect.     

Both S-1 and S-2 changed their appearance including clothing before the burglary occurred. 

Suspects’ Description: 

Suspect 1 is described as a White or Hispanic male, 20 to 30-years-old, with a medium build.

Suspect 2 is described as White male, early to mid 20’s, with a thin build.

The person of interest is described as a Hispanic female, 20 to 30-years-old, with a medium build. 

Anyone with information on the identity or location of the suspects/person of interest is asked to call the SDPD’s Central Division at (619) 744-9500 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.  For information on how to send anonymous web and mobile tips, please visit our website at www.sdcrimestoppers.org. 

Unknown Suspects Wanted for Robbery in Mira Mesa

Up to $1,000 Reward Offered  

San Diego County Crime Stoppers and investigators from the San Diego Police Department’s Robbery Unit are asking for the public’s help in identifying and locating    unknown suspects wanted for a robbery that occurred at a home in Mira Mesa.

On July 1, 2017, there was a party at a home located in the 7000 block of Embry Point, in Mira Mesa. Approximately 80 to 100 people attended the party; some were invited guest and others were not. The host of the party received a first response notice from the police. Shortly after the police left, the host ended the party and asked everyone to leave. A lot of new people showed up as the party was winding down. The host tried stopping an unknown group of four to six Black males from going into the home. A fight ensued that ultimately ended up inside the house. The host was beaten up and his wallet and iPhone were taken from him. The suspects left the house and got into two separate vehicles. One of the vehicles is believed to be a white Mazda 3. This vehicle was driven by an unknown race female and collided with a parked car on Embry Way before fleeing the scene. 

Suspects’ Descriptions:  

Four to six Black males in their 20s. Two of the suspects had dreadlocks. 

Vehicle Description: One of the vehicles was described as being a white Mazda 3. Pictures of this vehicle can be seen on Page 2 of the release.

Anyone with information on the identity or location of the suspects or suspects’ vehicle 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. For information on how to send anonymous web tips and mobile tips please visit our website at www.sdcrimestoppers.org. 

  • 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 or Deputy Adriana Uribe at (619) 531-1547 or email at adriana.uribe@sdsheriff.org

Suspect Wanted for Two Commercial Armed Robberies

Up to $1,000 Reward Offered

San Diego County Crime Stoppers along with investigators from the San Diego Police Department’s Robbery Unit are asking for the public’s help in identifying and locating an unknown suspect wanted for two commercial armed robberies.

On June 23, 2017, at 9:20 a.m., an unknown adult male suspect walked into the Subway restaurant located at 2015 Garnet Avenue, in San Diego.  The suspect removed a handgun from his waistband and pointed it at the employee while demanding money from the cash register.  The suspect gave the employee a black bag and demanded the cash be placed inside the bag.  The employee complied.  The suspect walked out of the restaurant and left the area in an unknown direction. 

Later that same day, at 3:50 p.m., the same suspect robbed the Subway restaurant located at 2907 Shelter Island Drive, in San Diego. 

Suspect’s Description: 

The suspect is described as a White male, 20 to 30-years-old, 5’10” to 6’0” tall, 150 to 200 lbs., thin build, wearing a black and grey baseball cap, pullover sweatshirt with the letters “SD” on the chest, dark pants, with a black, blue, and white colored bandana covering his face.  The suspect was carrying a black bag with a green stripe on it and was armed with a black semi-auto handgun. 

Unknown Suspect (from Subway restaurant located at 2015 Garnet Avenue)  

Anyone with information on the identity or location of the suspect 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.   Anonymous emails can be sent via www.sdcrimestoppers.org.

  • Media inquiries about these cases 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 or Deputy Adriana Uribe at (619) 531-1547 or email at adriana.uribe@sdsheriff.org

Eddie Candelario Torres

Eddie Candelario Torres

DOB:  10/21/1983(33)
Hispanic male
5-7150 lbs.
Black hairbrown eyes

Eddie Torres is wanted by the California Parole Apprehension Team for failing to comply with the terms and conditions of his parole.  Torres is considered a parolee at large.  Torres is currently on parole from a conviction for assault with a deadly weapon on a peace officer.   Torres has previous convictions for narcotics possession, resisting arrest, possession of a dangerous weapon, stolen vehicle, multiple DUI’s, and multiple parole violations.  Torres frequents the North County 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 Claremont area of San Diego. 

On April 30, 2017, at approximately 8:00 p.m., a 37-year-old woman was struck by a black Honda Civic, while legally crossing the intersection of 5200 Mt. Edna Drive and 4200 Genesee Avenue. The driver momentarily stopped his black Honda Civic along the west curb line, 4200 Genesee Avenue, facing south. He approached the victim and witnesses, but then got back inside his car, and drove away southbound on Genesee Avenue.  The victim suffered serious injuries.  

The hit and run driver was described as a White male, with blue eyes and short blond hair. He was described as being in his 40s to 50s, standing about 5’9” tall, and weighing between 180 to 200 lbs. He was last seen wearing a blue or gray T-shirt, with an emblem on his left chest, cargo shorts with a green stripe, and tennis shoes. 

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) 495-7808 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.  

Unknown Suspect(s) Wanted for Robbery in the Gaslamp Area

Increased Reward of Up to $10,000 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 unknown suspect(s) wanted for a robbery in the Gaslamp area. 

On March 31, 2017, at about 2:25 a.m., an adult male victim was inside the Subway restaurant located at 950 5th Avenue, in San Diego. While inside the restaurant, the victim was speaking with a group of males whom he did not know. The victim walked out of the restaurant and headed northbound on 5th Avenue.  Shortly after walking out of the restaurant, the victim was punched once in his head rendering him unconscious. The suspect(s) stole the victim’s cell phone, watch, shoes, and cash. The victim suffered several abrasions to his face and head. The victim was transported to a local hospital where he was treated for major head trauma including a brain bleed. 

A witness described seeing two Black males punching and kicking the victim while he was on the ground. The witness stated that both males were last seen running southbound on 5th Avenue.   

Investigators are hoping to identify four persons of interest in this case. They are not considered suspects at this time, but were seen speaking to the victim just prior to the robbery.   

Friends and family of the victim are offering $9,000 in addition to Crime Stoppers up to $1,000 reward for information that leads to an arrest in this case. 

Person of Interest #1

Person of Interest #3

Photo of Victims stolen Android digital watch

Person of Interest #1

Person of Interest #4

Anyone with information on the identity or location of the persons of interest is asked to call the SDPD’s Central Division at (619) 744-9500 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. Friends and family of the victim are offering an additional $9,000 for information that leads to an arrest in this case. Anonymous email tips can be sent via www.sdcrimestoppers.org. 

  • Media inquiries about this case can be directed to A/Detective Jose Conde at (619) 744-9518 or email at jconde@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.

Jeffrey Vaatausili Ia

Jeffrey Vaatausili Ia
DOB8-26-85(31)
Pacific Islander male
Brown hair and brown eyes
5-11190 lbs

Jeffrey Ia is wanted by the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation for violating the terms and conditions of his parole.  Ia is considered a parolee at large.  Ia is on parole from a previous conviction for an assault with a deadly weapon.  Ia used to frequent the Mira Mesa are of San Diego.

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 the public’s help in identifying and locating the suspect responsible for a sexual assault in the Encanto area.

On May 21, 2017, at approximately 8:40 a.m., an unknown adult male suspect entered a motor home, which was parked in a driveway of a residence located in the 500 block of 60th Street, in San Diego. The adult female victim woke up and saw the suspect standing over her. The suspect sexually assaulted the victim. The victim screamed and pushed the suspect away from her. The suspect left the motorhome and fled the area on foot.  

Suspect Description:

The suspect is described as a Black male, mid 20’s, 5’8” to 5’9” tall, weighing 180 to 190 lbs., with brown hair and brown eyes. 

 

Anyone with information on the identity or location of the suspect is asked to call SDPD’s Sex Crime 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.

  • Media inquiries about this case can be directed to SDPD Sex Crimes Unit Lieutenant Brent Williams at (619) 531-2686 or email at blwilliams@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

Credit Card Theft Suspect

Up to $1,000 Reward Offered 

San Diego County Crime Stoppers and investigators from the Vista Sheriff’s Station are asking for the public's help to locate an unknown suspect wanted in connection with a theft.

Sometime between 10:30 p.m. on May 31, 2017, and 7:00 a.m. on June 1, 2017, an unknown suspect(s) stole several items from a Toyota Camry that was parked on the 1100 block of Philips Street in Vista. The suspect(s) stole an Apple iTouch, tool kit, Garmin GPS system, a wallet containing the victim’s California driver license and several credit cards. 

On June 1, 2017, the suspect used the victim’s credit card at Casino Pauma to make two unauthorized cash withdrawals totaling over $1000.

The suspect is described as a White of Hispanic male, between 35-45 years old, with a medium build.  He has black hair and a mustache.

If you recognize the suspect call the Vista Sheriff’s Station at (760) 940-4551 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 web tips can be sent in via www.sdcrimestoppers.org .

 

Mission Beach Assault with a Deadly Weapon Case

Up to $1,000 Reward Offered  

San Diego County Crime Stoppers and investigators from the San Diego Police Department’s Northern Division are asking for the public’s help in identifying and locating the suspect responsible for striking a male on his head with a skateboard numerous times in the Mission Beach area.  

On May 31, 2017, at 5:00 p.m., an adult male victim was driving his blue 1986 Chevy S-10 pickup truck.  The victim parked his truck in the west parking lot of the south jetty along 2600 Mission Boulevard, in the Mission Beach area of San Diego.  The victim was delivering wood pallets and dropped them off at a fire pit along the rock jetty wall on the south side of the parking lot.  The victim parked next to a smaller silver colored SUV (possibly a 2005-2010 Honda CRV or Toyota Rav4).  An adult male who was sitting inside the SUV, got out of it and began speaking to the victim for approximately 30 minutes.

For unknown reasons, the suspect struck the victim on his head multiple times with a skateboard. The suspect got back into the SUV and fled the scene in an unknown direction.  The victim was rendered unconscious and was transported to a local hospital for severe head trauma including a brain bleed. 

Suspect Description: 

The suspect is described as a White male, mid 30’s, approximately 5’10” tall, weighs approximately 190 lbs, blonde hair, and was wearing a grey tank top and blue jeans.  There was an adult female with blonde hair inside the SUV along with three boys and a girl (all ages 4 to 9-years-old).  There was also a Chihuahua inside the SUV.  The SUV was silver in color and was possibly a 2005-2010 Honda CRV or Toyota Rav4. 

Anyone with information on the identity or location of the suspect or suspect’s vehicle is asked to call SDPD’s Northern Division at (858) 552-1726 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.   

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

Terrance Christopher Stahovich AKA “Terry”

Terrance Christopher Stahovich

DOB 5/19/1970 (47)
White male
6-4 | 250 lbs
Brown hair | brown eyes

Terrance Stahovich is wanted by the San Diego Fugitive Task Force for an outstanding felony warrant ($ 100,000) for criminal threats.  Stahovich has numerous previous convictions for domestic violence, DUI, and violating court orders.  Stahovich is known to frequent the Ramona area and northern San Diego County.  

Trisha Jean Sims

DOB10-18-1974(42)
White female
5-0145 lbs
Brown hairbrown eyes

Trisha Sims is wanted by the San Diego Fugitive Task Force for four separate outstanding felony warrants totaling $222,220.00. The warrants are for child cruelty, credit card fraud, possession of controlled substances for sale, and grand theft.  Sims has previous convictions for possession of controlled substance for sale and for DUI.  Sims is known to frequent the Ramona and Poway area.

Wanted: Bobby Luca

DOB 9/30/1962 (54)
White male
5-9165 lbs
White hair brown eyes

Bobby Luca is wanted by the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation for violating the terms and conditions of his parole.  Luca is currently on parole for failing to register as a sex offender.  Luca has multiple previous convictions for failing to register as a sex offender along with multiple parole violations.  Luca also has past convictions for criminal threats and assault.  Luca is considered armed and dangerous.  Luca frequents the Pacific Beach area of San Diego.

Unknown Suspect Wanted for Bank Robbery

Up to $1,000 Reward Offered

San Diego County Crime Stoppers and investigators from the FBI are asking for the public’s help in identifying and locating an unknown suspect wanted in connection with a bank robbery in San Diego. 

On June 5, 2017, at approximately 11:00 am, a male suspect walked into the Union Bank, located at 6010 El Cajon Blvd in San Diego and presented a demand note to a bank teller.  The demand note indicated that he had a gun. The teller complied with the suspect’s demands and have him an undisclosed amount of money.  The suspect fled the bank on foot.

Suspect’s Description:
The robber is described as an African-American male, with braided hair, standing approximately 6'00", with a stocky build. The robber was last seen wearing a tan jacket, with a plaid shirt, and unknown type of pants. 

Anyone with information on the identity or location of the suspect is asked to call 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 via www.sdcrimestoppers.org.

  • Media inquiries about this case can be directed to SA Davene Butler at (858) 320-8302, or email at Davene.Butler@ic.fbi.gov 
  • Media inquiries about Crime Stoppers can be directed to Deputy Adriana Uribe at (619) 531-1547 or email at adriana.uribe@sdsheriff.org      

One Year Anniversary of the Unsolved Murder of Victor Vega

$1,000 Reward Offered

San Diego County Crime Stoppers and investigators from the San Diego Police Department’s Homicide Unit are asking for the public’s help in identifying and locating the suspect(s) responsible for the murder of Victor Vega. 

 Victor Vega (Victim) 

On May 28, 2016, at 10:00 p.m., officers from the San Diego Police Department responded to a report of a shooting in the 8300 block of Brookhaven Road. Officers located 28-year-old Victor Vega in the street suffering from gunshot wounds. Officers along with medics began life-saving measures, but Vega died at the scene despite their efforts. Investigators learned that Vega had attended a party in the area earlier in the evening. Vega was walking along Brookhaven Road when a dark colored sedan drove up next to him.  Gunshots were fired from the vehicle striking Vega. The vehicle drove away eastbound on Brookhaven Road.  

Anyone with information on this murder is asked to call the San Diego Police Department’s Homicide Unit at (619) 531-2293 or the Crime Stoppers anonymous tip line at (888) 580-8477. Crime Stoppers is offering a $1,000 reward to anyone with information that leads to an arrest in this case.   Anonymous email and text messages can be sent via www.sdcrimestoppers.org. 

  • Media inquiries about this case should be directed to Lt. Todd Griffin at (619) 531-2275 or email at wgriffin@pd.sandiego.gov.
  • Media inquiries about Crime Stoppers should be directed to Officer Mark Herring at (619) 531-1500 or email at msherring@pd.sandiego.gov.

TWO YEAR ANNIVERSARY OF THE UNSOLVED MURDERS OF JOEL BRANCH AND GERALD MORRIS

Up to a $1,000 Reward Offered


VICTIMS

Joel Branch

    Gerald Morris


San Diego County Crime Stoppers and investigators from the San Diego Police Department’s Homicide Unit are asking for assistance from the public to help identify and locate the suspects responsible for the murders of Joel Branch and Gerald Morris.   On May 25, 2015, Joel Branch and Gerald Morris were shot and killed in the 5300 block of Groveland Drive in Valencia Park.  A third male was also shot a block away, probably by the same suspects.  The suspects were described as two Black males who were on foot. 

Anyone with information on this case should call the San Diego Police Department’s Homicide Unit at (619) 531-2293 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 via www.sdcrimestoppers.org. 

  • Media inquiries about the case can be directed to Lt. Mike Holden at (619) 531-2425 or email at mholden@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