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San Mateo, CA Police Department
Tuesday February 26th, 2019 :: 05:07 p.m. PST


Help SMPD identify a person of interest in a package thief case

The San Mateo Police Department is asking for your help with identifying a person of interest in a package theft that occurred at the 1500 Block of Lago Street in San Mateo.
On Sunday, February 24, 2019, at 9:05 P.M., San Mateo Police Department officers were dispatched to a package theft that occurred. According to video surveillance, the suspect had returned to an apartment complex after casing the front doors for packages.
SMPD is actively working this case and we are asking our community’s help to identify the person seen stealing a package.
Person #1 (See attached image/video):

  • Male, olive skin tone, 15-25 years old, average build
  • Wearing a dark Yankees hat, black hoodie, brownish green jacket, blue jeans with decorative holes in the front, and white Nike sneakers
  • He was holding a skateboard that was black on top and orange underneath
Anyone with information on the identity of the person is asked to contact Officer Nick Franquez at (650) 522-7522 ext. 5134 or email at   
Anonymous tips can be submitted to or by calling
(650) 522-7676.  
Please see attached.
Michael Haobsh
Public Relations Officer
Media Relations & Community Services
San Mateo Police Department
Desk: 650-522-7626

San Mateo, CA Police Department
200 Franklin Pkwy
San Mateo, CA 94403

Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 650-522-7700

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