According to a police report, on Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2021, at approximately 4:49 p.m., deputies from the Yucaipa Station responded to a robbery alarm at the Spectrum store located in the 33600 block of Yucaipa Boulevard. When deputies arrived and contacted the store employee, they were advised that five black males entered the store, jumped onto the cell phone display cases, and stole merchandise. Several items of merchandise were taken, and display cases were damaged as a result of the theft. The suspects fled in a maroon Mercedes, which was parked nearby. The vehicle was located a short time later, abandoned near the ARCO AM PM at Oak Glen Road and the 10 freeway.
The investigation is ongoing, and anyone with information is urged to contact the Yucaipa Police Station at 1-909-918-2305. Callers wishing to remain anonymous are urged to contact the We-Tip Hotline at 1-800-78CRIME or www.wetip.com