Man and woman sought in North San Diego County jewelry store heist

Posted at 4:34 PM, Aug 31, 2017
and last updated 2017-08-31 19:34:34-04

ENCINITAS, Calif. (KGTV) - Investigators with the North Coastal Sheriff's Station need the public's help to find a woman and man suspected of burglarizing a jewelry store in Encinitas.

The burglary happened at 4:30 a.m. on Aug. 22 at Three Sisters Jewelry Store on South Coast Highway.

Deputies said Lily Coelho and an unidentified man removed two Plexiglas windows on the north side of the store and stole $30,000 worth of jewelry.

There is a felony warrant out for Coelho's arrest, deputies said.

The man believed to be her accomplice is white, between 35 and 45 years old, with a long brown scraggly beard and brown hair.

Deputies said the suspects' vehicle is a small white single cab pickup truck with a black hood, black rims and a black stripe along the bottom sides.  It may be a Ford Ranger or Mazda B-Series truck.

Anyone with information is asked to call the North Coastal Sheriff's Station or Crime Stoppers at 888-580-8477.