Placentia, CA: On November 4, 2017 at around 6:30 p.m., Placentia Police Officers responded to the Verizon Mobvitel (664 N. Rose Drive, Placentia, CA 92870) regarding an armed robbery that just occurred. Officers arrived within minutes, to discover two male suspects, armed with handguns, walked into the store and ordered all three employees at gunpoint into the back restroom. The suspects then ordered one of the employees out of the bathroom to unlock the safe, and the employee complied. The suspects ultimately emptied out the safe containing numerous “Apple” electronic devices; valued at approximately $60,000.00. The suspects fled the store on foot via the back door with the electronic devices. The suspects remain at large, and no employees were injured.
#1: Male Black, 5’5”, 150 pounds, black skeleton bandana covering his face, wearing a black sweatshirt, gray shorts, wearing a black and white baseball hat with “KINGIN” printed on the front, armed with a black handgun.
#2: Male Black, 6’, 200 pounds, black bandana covering his face, wearing a black t-shirt, black pants, black baseball hat, armed with a black handgun.
Anyone with information regarding this robbery is encouraged to call the Placentia Police Department Detectives at (714) 993-8146. Anonymous tips can also be submitted to Orange County Crime Stoppers at (855) TIP-OCCS or on their website http://occrimestoppers.org .