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Suspect ransacks vacant Ventura home, flees

ABC7 Eyewitness News HD covering Los Angeles and Southern California.

January 2, 2011 12:00:00 AM PST
Ventura police are looking for the suspect who broke into and ransacked a home on Brookshire Avenue.Saturday, a woman stopped by to check on the vacant house that belonged to her late aunt.

She told police that she tried to open the front door but discovered that it was blocked.

When she tried to push her way in, she heard noise inside and then heard a rear door slam.

The woman left and called 911.

Police found a back window smashed in and the inside of the house torn apart.

If you have any information that could help them find the suspect or suspects, call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS or 1-800-222-8477.