San Diego

Man Caught on Video Keying Fire Engine in Spring Valley

Officials are looking for a man who was seen keying a San Miguel Fire Engine in Spring Valley on Sunday.

In the video sent to NBC 7 by the San Miguel Fire Department, the man was walking down the sidewalk nonchalantly keying the fire engine that was parked on the street.

The man seen in the video was white with a buzz cut, wearing grey shorts, a black T-shirt with white markings and sunglasses.

The incident happened just before 10 a.m. at the corner of South Barcelona Street and Campo Road while the crew was on a meal break, Battalion Chief Andy Lawler said.

The San Diego County Sheriff’s Department (SDSO) was called and a report was filed, he said.

Deputies are investigating the incident, the sheriff’s department said.

Anyone with information about the incident was urged to contact San Diego Crime Stoppers at (888) 580-8477 or visit

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