A customer walked up to the cashier at a Vons in Rancho Bernardo last week with two items in his hands. After giving the clerk money for the items, the man pulled out a semi-automatic handgun and demanded cash from the register.
The Vons is located in the 11000 block of Bernardo Plaza Drive. The man entered the store around 8:45 p.m. on Wednesday February 4, 2009.
The suspect wore a black beanie, mirrored sunglasses a gray jacket with black sleeves (red bands on the sleeves), tan pants and brown shoes.
Perps #2 and #3
Before Christmas, someone broke into a car in Sorrento Hills. The thief took an iPod, a Coach purse and several credit cards. A day after the burglary, the stolen credit cards were used at a number of businesses around San Diego, according to San Diego police investigators.
A man and a woman were captured on a surveillance camera at the Adult Emporium on Convoy Street using the stolen credit cards on December 17, 2008, police said. Watch video
The man was wearing a long sleeve black jacket and plaid pants. The woman was wearing a hooded Chargers sweatshirt and jeans. They left in a 1980's white Toyota MR2 with a sunroof.
If you have any information on the identity of these suspects, call the anonymous tip line at (888) 580-8477. Crime Stoppers is offering up to a $1,000 reward to anyone with information that leads to the arrest of the people responsible for these crimes. Anonymous email and text messages can be sent in via www.sdcrimestoppers.com