The pictured female suspect entered a small jewelry retailer in Santa Barbara, CA and distracted the sole employee while she stole various items in excess of $6,000. The female suspect was in the store for approximately 30 minutes. No other suspects were seen. Based on the keys handled by the suspect, it appears she was in possession of a rental vehicle, however, no vehicle was seen. The items stolen included two vintage squash blossom necklaces and several sterling silver (vintage) bangle bracelets. Please advise if you have similar cases or have a potential identification of the suspect. Contact Det. Beltran from the Santa Barbara Police Department at (805) 897-2327. Thank you.
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