Have vigorously renoveted security , Ellen DeGeneres, Portia de Rossi were at home during thievery
The couple’s accounted for $27 million Montecito home was burglarized on July 4
The home of anchor person Ellen DeGeneres and her significant other, on-screen character Portia de Rossi, was burglarized not long ago – and obviously, the couple was inside when the alarming episode unfurled, as per another report.
Per TMZ, refering to sources, DeGeneres, 62, and de Rossi, 47, were at their Montecito, Calif. chateau on July 4 when the break-in happened. They weren’t hurt, reports the outlet, including that it is indistinct if both of them had any contact with the suspect or suspects.
Insiders likewise told the outlet that the couple has since made various security upgrades, which supposedly incorporate, “hiring a new security company, installing laser sensors and cameras around the entire property” as well as “hiring armed patrol guards.”
On Thursday, the Santa Barbara County Sherriff’s Office affirmed the news in an official statement.
“The residence appears to have been targeted due to the victim’s celebrity status,” the release states. “The exact description of the items that were taken is not available for release, but they are described as high-value jewelry and watches.”
A “extensive and ongoing” examination is being directed by “sheriff’s detectives and forensics technicians,” specialists said.
What’s more, as indicated by the discharge, “the Santa Barbara County Sheriff’s Office is in contact with other law enforcement agencies to determine” if the incident is “related to additional recent celebrity home burglaries.”
TMZ detailed that the home, where the entertainer had been facilitating her show in the midst of the coronavirus pandemic, was bought for $27 million in mid 2019.
The theft comes in the midst of an unpleasant time for DeGeneres, as staff members from her show, “The Ellen DeGeneres Show,” have approached with allegations of a supposed poisonous workplace.
Neither DeGeneres nor de Rossi has tended to the theft openly. Reps for both DeGeneres and de Rossi didn’t promptly react solicitation for input.