Two Suspects Wanted in Rite Aid Store Raids: SDPD

The two fled the scene in a light-colored Nissan Altima

San Diego police are searching for two suspects wanted in connection to Rite Aid store attempted burglaries in Mira Mesa and Rancho Peñasquitos.

Officers responded to a triggered burglary alarm at a Mira Mesa Rite Aid Tuesday morning.

Shortly after 3 a.m., police found broken glass in front of the store on Mira Mesa Boulevard.

Other Rite Aid stores in the area were checked by police as a precaution, according to SDPD.

Officers then interrupted an attempted burglary while arriving at a Rite Aid on Black Mountain Road in Rancho Peñasquitos, SDPD told NBC 7.

Two suspects fled the scene in a Nissan Altima, said SDPD.

Police chased the two suspects down eastbound State Route 56.

One of the suspects threw a crowbar at an officer during the pursuit, according to SDPD.

Officers then lost sight of the suspects, but continued to investigate.

The suspects’ vehicle was found unoccupied just before 5 a.m. on Luis Street in Poway.

No other information was provided.

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