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WANTED: Suspect Re sponsible for Grand Theft from Vehicle, and Credit Card and Identity Theft

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San Diego County Crime Stoppers and investigators from the Poway Sheriff’s Station are asking for the public's help to locate an unknown suspect wanted in connection with car burglary, using a stolen credit card, and identity theft. 

On January 1, 2018, at about 9:15 p.m., an unknown suspect took a backpack from a vehicle that was parked in front of a home in the 12900 block of Rios Road in Poway.  The backpack contained a wallet, an Apple laptop, and a google cell phone which was later recovered by sheriff’s deputies, in the middle of a nearby street.  

At about 11:00 p.m., two of the victim's credit cards were fraudulently used at a Circle K/Mobile gas station, located at 14863 Pomerado Road by an unknown male suspect. The suspect was driving a newer model blue Chevrolet sedan with unknown plates

Suspect Description: The suspect is described as a White adult male. He was last seen wearing glasses, a dark colored Nike polo shirt and light blue jeans.

Picture of Suspect and Suspects Vehicle

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If you recognize the suspect call the Poway Sheriff’s Station at (858) 513-2800 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.

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.

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.

Unknown Suspect Wanted for Multiple Burglaries

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 committing burglaries in condo/apartment complexes in the Cortez and Park West areas near downtown San Diego. 

On September 9, 2017, at about 2:21 a.m., an unknown male forced entry into a parking garage of a residential apartment complex located at 2665 5th Avenue, in San Diego. The suspect then forced entry into the office and stole a laptop and Amazon package and also damaged several doors. 

On several occasions between September 13, 2017 and September 22, 2017, the same suspect entered the parking garage located at the Aria condo complex, located at 1441 9th Avenue, in San Diego. The suspect went underneath the gate as vehicles would enter or exit. Once inside, the suspect forced entry into the locked bicycle room and used bolt cutters to cut the bike locks.  The suspect stole multiple bicycles during this period.   

Suspect’s Description: 

The suspect is described as a White or Hispanic male, approximately 35 to 45 years old, 180 to 200 lbs. and bald. The suspect wears different clothing during the crimes, but has a distinctive faded red colored hat that appears to have the letters “BUBS” on the front and a black colored SDSU zip-up style hooded sweatshirt.  

Anyone with information on the identity or location of the suspect is asked to call SDPD’s Central Division at (619) 744-9515 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 SDPD Officer Mark Herring at (619) 531-1500 or msherring@pd.sandiego.gov

Unknown Suspect Wanted for Burglary and Credit Card Fraud

Up to $1,000 Reward Offered  

San Diego County Crime Stoppers along with investigators from the Santee Sheriff's Station are asking for the public’s help in identifying and locating an unknown suspect wanted for burglary and credit card fraud. 

On May 6, 2017, a few minutes after midnight, an unknown male suspect entered the CVS store located at 9730 Mission Gorge Road in Santee and purchased several items totaling more than $500. The suspect used a credit card that had just been stolen from a secured locker inside the 24 Hour Fitness located at 9906 Mission Gorge Road in Santee.  

On June 10, 2017, between the hours of 11:10 a.m. and 12:30 p.m., it is believed the same suspect forced open a secured locker inside the same 24 Hour Fitness and stole a victim’s wallet. The suspect then went to the Walgreen’s located at 9305 Mission Gorge Road in Santee and used a credit card from the wallet to purchase a $500 gift card. The suspect then attempted to use the same credit card at a nearby CVS store, but the credit card had been deactivated.  

Suspect’s Description: 

The suspect is described as a White male between 30 and 40-years-old with a medium build and dark hair. The suspect wears shorts, a t-shirt and tennis shoes or sandals. 

The suspect has been seen driving a dark colored sedan. 

Anyone with information on the identity or location of the suspect is asked to call the Santee Sheriff's 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. 

  • Media inquiries about this case can be directed to Detective Walter Martyn at (619)    956-4024 or email at walter.martyn@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.

WANTED: Fallbrook Home Burglary

Up to $1,000 Reward Offered  

San Diego County Crime Stoppers and investigators from the Fallbrook Sheriff’s Substation want your help in identifying and locating the person who broke into a home's garage and stole $15,000 worth of custom carved wooden bowls.

The incident happened overnight on July 27th at a home in the 2400 block of East Mission Road.  The burglar/s took at least 15 bowls. The artist values each bowl at around $1,000. Also stolen were two leaf blowers. The burglar/s also broke into a truck and SUV parked inside the garage and stole several items, including a GPS and garage door openers. 

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The Sheriff's Department would like to remind the public to lock their homes and cars to avoid becoming the victim of a crime.  

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If you have any information on this burglary, call the Fallbrook Sheriff's Substation at (760) 451-3100. You can also 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. Information on how to send anonymous emails and mobile app tips can be found on our website at: www.sdcrimestoppers.org. 

  • Media inquiries about the case can be directed to Detective Steven Ashkar at (760) 451-3111 or email at steven.ashkar@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.

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. 

Burglary Up to $1,000 Reward Offered

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

On February 01, 2017, between the hours of 2:20 a.m. – 3:10 a.m., an unknown person broke the rear window of a car that was parked at the 24 Hour Fitness, located at 9909 Mission Gorge Road in Santee.  The suspect took two wallets that contained about $1,000, a new pair of Nike tennis shoes, a Galaxy S6 cell phone, and a Padres duffle bag from inside the vehicle.  

At about 3:20, a Black male was seen attempting to withdraw money from an ATM, located at 301 N. Magnolia Avenue in El Cajon using the victim’s ATM card.  

The suspect is described as a Black male between 30- 40 years-old with w muscular build.

If you recognize the suspect or have information about this crime, call the Santee Sheriff’s 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. Anonymous email and text messages can be sent in via www.sdcrimestoppers.org .

Chance Arnold Bowman

DOB 6-29-79(37)
White male
6-2215 lbs
Brown eyes, Brown hair

Chance Bowman is wanted by the San Diego Fugitive Task Force along with the San Diego Sheriff’s Department North Coastal Station for an outstanding felony warrant ($100,000) for burglary and identity theft. Bowman may be driving an older model silver Honda Civic that has a red hood and red rear bumper.  Bowman has previous convictions for auto theft, identity theft, possession of controlled substances, and multiple parole violations.  Bowman is known to frequent the East County area.