Deputies search for burglary suspect in Castaic

Deputies with the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff’s Station are searching for a suspect after reports of a burglary in Castaic on Saturday.

The call came in at 11:33 a.m. after the suspect broke the window to the informant’s truck and stole unknown contents, according to sheriff’s deputies.

Deputies are now combing the area for the suspect, described as a white male in his 30s, after he was reported to have been headed northbound on Castaic Road, toward Lake Hughes Road, and out of sight with a dark-colored roller suitcase, according to officials with the Sheriff’s Station.

The suspect is reported to be wearing a grey shirt, black pants and dark baseball cap, officials said.

As of 3:45 p.m., law enforcement officials have not yet apprehended a suspect, according to Sgt. Michael Konecny with the Sheriff’s Station.

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