Search is on for a suspect who robbed a home in Canyon Country.
A burglary suspect was seen leaving a home near La Mesa Jr. High this afternoon. Sheriff’s Deputies responded and canvassed the area after hearing of several sightings.
Even with the help of a Sheriff’s helicopter, deputies could not track down the suspect.
He is described as a male, white in his thirties, wearing a black shirt and black pants, with a skinny build.
La Mesa Jr. High did have a deputy respond to their campus and security was increased during the search. After the search was called off, they resumed regular operations, with extra security observers.
The suspect is believed to have left the area.