Two Paso Robles businesses burglarized in last several weeks

Two burglaries of Paso Robles businesses in the last several weeks are believed to have been committed by the same suspect, according to the Paso Robles Police.

The crimes happened on the 600 block of Creston Roadon June 23 and July 5. Both heists are believed to have been committed at approximately 3:30 a.m., according to police. A surveillance system captured images of the suspect while the June 23 burglary was in progress.

Subsequent PRPD investigations revealed the burglar forced entry into the businesses each time by kicking in a shared rear door. The burglaries included the theft of about $4,000 in coins from a laundromat.

The suspect is described as mid-40s, bald, approximately six feet tall, weighing about 170 pounds.

The suspect can be seen wearing gloves, a black long sleeved shirt, and blue jeans.