In a startling incident early Wednesday morning, chaos erupted at Kearny Mesa Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram in San Diego, California, as a man unleashed a rampage, resulting in a wave of destruction and chaos. San Diego Police Department (SDPD) swiftly responded to reports of a male suspect wreaking havoc, marking a night of mayhem and vehicular damage.
The distressing event unfolded when a distress call reached authorities around 3:33 a.m., alerting them to a male individual shattering windows within the parking lot premises of Kearny Mesa Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram, situated at 8010 Balboa Ave. Reports indicated a series of shattered windows in the lot, including one of the building’s windows, as the suspect continued his destructive spree.
Further intensifying the situation, a security company monitoring the area corroborated the alarming accounts, detailing the suspect’s erratic behavior. Witnesses recounted a scene of the individual wildly waving his arms while displaying highly erratic conduct, causing alarm and concern among onlookers and nearby residents.
In response to the escalating situation, law enforcement swiftly mobilized and arrived promptly at the scene to locate and detain the perpetrator. The SDPD took the individual into custody on charges relating to a felony vandalism case, bringing an end to the unsettling episode that left a trail of wreckage in its wake.
According to statements from an employee at the car dealership speaking to KSWB-TV FOX 5, the staff grappled with the aftermath, assessing the extensive damage wrought upon the property. Shockingly, the rampage resulted in the damage of at least 15 vehicles within the dealership lot, leaving a substantial financial and operational burden on the establishment.
Authorities have urged anyone possessing pertinent information about the incident to come forward and assist in the ongoing investigation by contacting Crime Stoppers at 888-580-8477.
Source: Fox 5 San Diego