A man and two women are suspected of purchasing, among other things, a television and surveillance system with a stolen credit card at Best Buy and Walmart in Santa Maria earlier this month, according to a Sheriff’s Office press release. The Santa Barbara Sheriff’s Office substation in Santa Maria is asking for public assistance to identify the three suspects, who were captured on video at the stores the day of the alleged February 11 shopping spree. Community members who recognize the individuals or have any information on the case should call Sheriff’s Deputy Esparza at (805) 934-6150 or the anonymous tipline at (805) 681-4171. Anonymous tips can be made online at sbsheriff.org/anonymoustips.html.


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