APPLE VALLEY, Calif. (VVNG.com) — Sheriff’s officials said a local jewelry shop was burglarized after the suspects cut a hole in the roof and broke into two safes.
It happened on Monday, September 30, 2019, at about 10:43 pm in the 17700 block of Wika Road in Apple Valley.
Sheriff’s spokeswoman Jackie Alban told VVNG, “two unknown suspects forced entry into Knolls Jewelers by cutting a hole in the roof. Once inside the suspect’s forced entry into two safes taking an unknown amount of jewelry. “
Alban said the investigation is ongoing and there are no leads at this time.
On September 25, 2019, VVNG reported on a burglary at Rancho Drugs located several feet away in the same shopping center. Sheriff’s officials said two unknown suspects forced entry through the front doors and got away with medication and $1500 in cash.
Authorities have not commented on whether the burglaries are related.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Deputy T. James with the Apple Valley Police Department at 760-240-7400 and reference DR# 181904688
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