On September 15, at approximately 11:45 p.m.
SMPD officers were dispatched to Santa Monica Place due to an audible burglary alarm. After the initial search of the location did not yield a suspect, surveillance footage was reviewed showing a male suspect approaching the front door of the business holding a pry bar. The suspect was seen defeating the lock, entering the business and exiting with a black backpack and a piece of clothing. The following day. September 16, an officer recognized the suspect from the surveillance video near the 1500 block of 2nd Street. Upon further contact, it was determined that suspect was wearing the items reported missing from the burglary the prior day. Suspect, Juan Pablo Cidgallardo, was arrested for 459 PC- Burglary, 11364 (a)(1)- Health & Safety Code Violation and 466 PC – Possession of Burglary Tools.