They also broke the dash to steal the radio…
WINTON, CA – A pair of thieves have been making the rounds during the early morning hours this morning in Winton and thankfully one victim was able to capture the suspects on camera.
The grainy video shows the pair breaking into the victim’s white vehicle around 4:00 a.m. in Winton this morning. One of the suspects is described as heavy-set weighing about 250 to 300 lbs.
A report was made with the Merced County Sheriff’s office but and the incident is under investigation. The thieves also vandalized the vehicle breaking the dashboard to remove the radio. They also took some papers from the vehicle which were recovered two streets down from where the burglary and theft occurred.
The vehicle has been spotted by other residents in the area when other thefts have occurred.
If you recognize the either of the two thieves you are urged to call the Merced County Sheriff’s department.