Police seek help to identify dog flea medication thieves

Posted at 10:03 AM, Jul 19, 2017
and last updated 2017-07-19 13:19:55-04

SAN DIEGO (KGTV)--Police were asking for the public's help Wednesday morning in identifying burglars who broke into a South Park pet grooming business earlier this month. 

The thievesstole more than $4,000 worth of dog flea medication from South Bark Dog Wash on the 2000 block of 30th Street on July 3. 

Photos of two male suspects and a woman who is considered a "person of interest" were released by San Diego County Crime Stopper and San Diego Police. 

They allegedly spoke with employees of the business on the evening of the break in. The two men later returned before 11 p.m., threw a rock through the glass front door and took 46 boxes of Advantix and Comfortis flea medication. 

After the burglary, they fled in a waiting grey or silver colored Toyota Rav-4 driven by an unknown third suspect. 

  • Suspect 1 is described as a white or Hispanic male in his 20s with a medium build. 
  • Suspect 2 is described as a white male in his early to mid 20s with a thin build. 
  • The person of interest is described as a Hispanic female in her 20s with a medium build. 

If you know who the people in the photos are, contact Crime Stoppers' anonymous tip line at 888-580-8477 or the police at 619-744-9500. 

Sandy Coronilla is a KGTV digital producer. Follow her @SandyCoro