Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff’s Station deputies are on the lookout for a hot prowl burglary suspect who is accused of stealing from a home on the 26100 block of Quartz Meza Lane.
The victim reported she was upstairs in her home doing chores, according to a Sheriff’s Department statement. While inside her second-story bedroom, she heard footsteps and unusual movement coming from the kitchen area down stairs.
The victim shouted downstairs for the persons to identify themselves.
Once the victim shouted, two suspects ran out of the kitchen and exited the victim’s residence carrying her purse. The victim ran downstairs and confronted the two suspects in the front yard of her residence and ripped her purse away from one of the suspects.
The victim was holding her cellphone in her hand as she planned to take a photo of the suspect’s vehicle license plate. The victim saw one of the suspects cover his license plate with an unknown item. The victim was able to take a photo with her cellphone of one of the suspects.
Anyone with information regarding the crime is asked to call the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff’s Station at 661-255-1121.