Suspects wanted for home invasion robbery
On Tuesday evening at about 9:15 p.m., Paso Robles Police Department patrol Officers were dispatched to the 400 block of Nickerson Dr. for a reported home invasion robbery in progress.
Upon arrival it was discovered that two male Hispanic suspects had fled the scene. The victim of the robbery, a 49-year-old female, was not injured during the commission of the crime. The victim told officers that she was home alone when there was a knock on her front door. When she answered the door, she saw two Hispanic males in their early 20’s wearing all black with hooded sweatshirts. One of the suspects was brandishing a large knife.
Both of the suspects forced their way into the victim’s residence and demanded cash and jewelry. The victim complied and gave them an undisclosed amount of cash and miscellaneous jewelry. Both suspects then fled the residence just prior to Officer’s arrival. The victim described the suspects as:
- Hispanic male, 18 to 20 years old, 5’11” with an “athletic” build, wearing a black “California” sweatshirt.
- Hispanic male, 18-20 years old, 5’7”, wearing a grey hooded sweatshirt
This incident is still under active investigation and the Paso Robles Police Department encourages anyone with information regarding this incident to contact Crime Stoppers at (805) 549-STOP (549-7867) or submit a Web Tip from the Crime Stoppers website at http://www.slotips.org. You can also submit a “TEXT TIP” by texting “slotips” and your message to CRIMES (or 274637). You may also contact the Special Enforcement Team (SET) directly at (805) 237-6464. You do not have to give your name.