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Burglars hit S.P.A.R.C. animal rescue in Santa Paula

Burglars steal $500 after breaking through window at animal rescue center in Santa Paula

SANTA PAULA, Calif. – Burglars broke into the Santa Paula animal rescue center known as S.P.A.R.C.

Staff shared images of the broken front window.

Security camera video shows 2 men in hoodies stealing $500 from a donation cash box early Thursday morning.

No arrests have been made.

A rescue named Lola seemed scared by the break-in, but not hurt.

S.P.A.R.C. has dogs and cats up for adoption.

Supporters have been calling nonstop with offers to help.

The repairs will cost more than $1,000.

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