Thief steals plants from Atascadero jewelry store
June 6, 2016
A police search is on for a woman whom surveillance footage caught stealing from an Atascadero jewelry store. The woman stole succulent plants, not jewelry.
K-Jon’s Fine Jewelers posted a video on its Facebook page showing a thief driving up to its store in a a blue SUV. The woman gets out of the vehicle, walks up to a pot of succulents and rips out the plants. She then grabs more succulents from another pot, places them in a box and drives off.
The woman appears to be wearing a magenta shirt, grey sweatpants and eyeglasses. She has black hair, which was in a pony tail at the time.
A timestamp on the video states the incident occurred on May 29 at around 6:10 a.m. K-Jon’s is located at 5255 El Camino Real.
Employees of K-Jon’s are requesting that anyone who recognizes the car or the thief give them a call. The store can be reached at (805) 466-7248.