December 7, 2010 (El Cajon) – Two men stole cash and phones from the Cricket Wireless Store at 1110 Broadway, El Cajon Police report. Police responded to a call around 6:10 p.m. from a witness who said she saw two masked men running from the store, according to Lt. Tim Henton.
Officers were dispatched immediately. As they arrived, the clerk also called 911 to report the robbery. The suspects reportedly threatened the clerk with a gun and demanded money. They also broke into a storage cabinet and stole numerous wireless phones.
One suspect was described as white, 18-25 years old, 5 feet 10 inches, 150-160 pounds, wearing a black shirt and pants, white shoes, black hat with white emblmen on front (possibly “SD”) and black gloves.
The second suspect was described as Hispanic, 18-25, 5 feet 10 inches, 160-170 pounds, wearing a gray hooded sweatshirt, blue jeans, black shoes, and gray gloves.
The suspects were seen running to the rear of the store, where they may have gotten into a waiting vehicle. There is no vehicle description. Officers searched the area for the suspects, but they were not located.
Anyone with information about the identity of the suspects in this case should call the El Cajon Police Department at (619) 579-3311. People can also call Crime Stoppers anonymous tip line at (888) 580-TIPS or email or text at San Diego Crime Stoppers.