Ceres, Calif. – On April 10th, 2019 at 2:34 AM, the Ceres Police Department received a burglary alarm from Sam’s Café. The alarm company advised that the front door and front motion sensors had been activated.
Officers responded to Sam’s Café and found the front door had been pried open. Officers found no one inside. Surveillance video from the Café shows three males, one carrying a pry bar, enter through the front door and head to the back of the business. They then flee out of the same front door approximately a minute later, taking a small safe with them.
A similar burglary occurred on the same morning approximately half an hour later at a restaurant in Delhi. Suspect descriptions and methods of entry are similar to the burglary at Sam’s Café.
Attached is a screen shot of one of the burglary suspects from the Sam’s Café burglary. Anyone with information regarding this burglary is asked to contact Detective Viramontes at (209) 538-5730.