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Vista apt. manager robbed at gunpoint, deputies search for suspect

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VISTA (CNS) - A Vista apartment manager was robbed at gunpoint in her home and sheriff's deputies continued to search Saturday for the suspect.

The incident happened just after 7 p.m. Friday at an apartment complex in the 500 block of West California Avenue, near North Santa Fe Avenue, said Vista Sheriff's Sgt. Rob Smith.

An unidentified man, armed with a handgun, knocked on the apartment manager's door and demanded money, Smith said.

The suspect fled with an undisclosed amount and was last seen jumping a fence at the complex.

Sheriff's deputies searched the area using a dog and a helicopter, Smith said.

The suspect was described as a Hispanic male in his 20s. He was clean shaven and was last seen wearing a long sleeved Padres shirt and jean shorts.

The apartment manager was not injured.

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