Unknown Suspect Wanted for Vehicle Burglary and Vandalism

San Diego County Crime Stoppers and investigators from the San Diego Police Department’s Northern Division are asking for assistance from the public to help identify and locate an unknown male suspect wanted for vehicle burglary and vandalism. lajolla vehicle burglary


Detectives said on October 16, 2013, at approximately 4:45 p.m., an unknown male suspect broke the rear window and stole a purse, which included a wallet with multiple credit cards, from an unoccupied vehicle.  The vehicle was parked in the parking lot of the Coggan Aquatic Center located on the corner of Fay Avenue and Nautilus Street in La Jolla, CA.  The suspect attempted to break into another vehicle at the same time and location but only managed to damage the vehicle window.  The suspect used the stolen credit cards at various stores in and around La Jolla as well as Oceanside CA.



 Anyone with information on this case should call SDPD Northern Division Detective Gregg Goodman at (619) 552-1733 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.com.

Media inquiries about the case can be directed to Lt. Kevin Mayer at (619) 531-2675.

  • Media inquiries about Crime Stoppers can be directed to Officer James Johnson at (619) 531-1500 or Deputy Adriana Uribe at (619) 531-1547.

For information leading to an arrest, you could receive up to a $1,000 reward and remain anonymous.  The qualification of any person(s) for the reward and the amount of the reward for any person(s) so qualifying will be determined by San Diego County Crime Stoppers, Inc, in its sole discretion.  The amount of all rewards given shall not exceed $1,000.  Information must be received on the tip line, (888) 580-8477.