Irvine Police Department Press Release
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE, PRESS RELEASE: 07-09-15
Contact : Farrah Emami, Public Information Officer, 949-724-7112, firstname.lastname@example.org
Irvine, CA – The Irvine Police Department (IPD) has arrested four suspects for stealing 17 iPads from an Irvine Target as part of a crime spree spanning three states and hitting 20 California retail locations. The suspects include Isaiah Woods, 21, Sun Valley, Vernon Hill, 20, Ethrata, WA, Victory Rogers, 25, Southwestern Burien, WA, and a male juvenile. They were arrested on charges of commercial burglary, grand theft, conspiracy to commit a crime, and contributing to the delinquency of a minor. They are being held without bail.
At approximately 4:20 p.m. on July 7, 2015, the three male suspects entered the Target store at Irvine Spectrum and engaged a sales representative in a discussion about iPads. One suspect asked to see an iPad from a locked case, and the employee opened the door to remove the requested item. The three suspects then reached into the case and stole 17 iPads before fleeing the scene through an emergency exit into a waiting vehicle, driven by the female suspect. Continue reading