At approximately 4:30am on Thursday, two subjects posing as hotel managers at Venice Motel, located at 1114 N. Golden State Boulevard, knocked on the door of one of the hotel’s guests. Upon opening the door, the two subjects entered the room armed, one with a mallet. While the victim, who opened the door, was unharmed, the two subjects stole items belonging to the victim, including a wallet and a cell phone. The subjects fled in a vehicle before Turlock Police units arrived to the scene.
Subject #1 was described as Hispanic male, approximately 22 years old. Subject #2 was described as a heavy set Hispanic male, approximately 30 years old, wearing a plaid button up shirt. The vehicle used in the crime was described as a white Mustang convertible.
This is an ongoing investigation, if anyone has information regarding the case contact Officer Nelly Gonzalez at 668-5550 ext. 6700.