$1,000 Reward Offered
San Diego County Crime Stoppers, along with investigators from the Oceanside Police Department’s Crimes of Violence Unit, are asking for the public’s help in locating the suspect wanted in connection with a home invasion robbery and assault.
On May 9, 2018, at about 5:30 p.m., Oceanside Police Officers responded to a report of a battery in the 500 block of Monterey Drive in Oceanside. Officers found the victim, a 64-year-old female, seriously battered and bloody. She reported that an unknown male attacked her in her bedroom. The victim sustained life-threatening injuries and is currently recovering in the hospital. Through the investigation, the male pictured below was identified as the suspect in this case.
Suspect Description: The suspect is described as a Black male, about 30 to 35-years-old, standing 5’9” tall, and weighing about 160 lbs. He has a shaved head, goatee, mustache, and possibly pierced ears. He was last seen riding a red bike.
If you recognize the suspect please call the Oceanside Police Department at (760) 435- 4900 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 web and mobile app tips can be found on our website www.sdcrimestoppers.org
- Media inquiries about this case can be directed to Detective Ryan Malone at (760) 435-4537 or RMalone@ci.oceanside.ca.us
- Media inquiries about Crime Stoppers can be directed to Deputy Adriana Uribe at (619) 531-1547 or email at firstname.lastname@example.org or Officer Mark Herring at (619) 531-1500 or email at email@example.com