Police ask public to identify suspect wanted in community center burglary
Still shot from surveillance film
SAN JOSE — The San Jose Police Department is asking the public’s help identifying a suspect seen in video surveillance during a burglary.
According to the San Jose Police Department’s Sgt. Enrique Garcia, “On 5/1/2016, at about 8:30 AM, a burglary occurred at an apartment complex community center in the 5800 block of Charlotte Drive in South San Jose.”
During the burglary the suspect is seen using a pry bar to open a doorway into a community center hallway in order to steal a table top computer used at the center. The suspect can be seen opening the doors carrying in a piece of purple luggage, ripping the computer from the table top and then storing it inside.
According to Garcia, “The suspect is wearing a distinctive zip up hoodie sweatshirt with the letter “B” on the front and the words “Best” on the back.”
The suspect is being described as an African American male with brown eyes and a light skin completion.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Detective Sergeant Mike Montonye #3071 of the San Jose Police Department’s Burglary Unit at (408) 277-4401.
Persons wishing to remain anonymous may either call the Crime Stoppers Tip Line, (408) 947-STOP (7867).