SFPD Seeks The Public's Help in Locating a 16 Yr Old Girls Stolen Cello

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On Saturday, April 11, 2015 at approximately 9:00PM, two unknown suspects entered a parking garage on the 100 block of O’Farrell Street and stole a musical instrument from a parked vehicle. The instrument stolen was a 2014 Cello “Emilla Stradella, No.1115, Model: Montagnana, The Cello is valued at $8500, from Roland Feller Violin Makers, San Francisco, CA

The two suspects broke into the victim's vehicle and stole her Cello, along with several other items and fled the scene. Attached is a video and photos which highlights the crime in progress. In the video you see the female suspect rummaging through the victim's vehicle while her male accomplice awaits in their getaway car, acting as a lookout. The San Francisco Police Department is currently following up on several leads regarding the theft and is asking for your help in reuniting the 16 year old victim with her cello.

The first suspect is described as a white male approximately 5’09” 170 lbs with a shaved head, between 30 to 40 years of age. The second suspect is described as a white female approximately 5’05” medium build 160 lbs with brown hair, between 20 to 30 years of age.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Sergeant Alicia Castillo of the Tenderloin Station Investigation Team (SIT) at (415) 345-7300, the Anonymous Tip Line at (415) 575-4444, or “Text-a-Tip” at TIP411 with “SFPD” at the beginning of the message.


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