Friday, January 15, 2016

Suspect Sought in Theft of Coat, Credit Card

January 15, 2016

Richmond Police detectives need the public’s help to identify the suspect in the photo who stole a coat and a credit card this month.

Between approximately midnight and 1 a.m. on Saturday, January 2, a coat was stolen from a restaurant in the 2700 block of West Broad Street. The coat contained several items, including a credit card.

The male in the photo and video is seen attempting to use the card in a Wawa on Sliding Hill Road in Ashland. The photos and the video were captured on the store’s surveillance cameras.

The suspect is a white male who wore a yellow sweatshirt, knit cap and sunglasses.

Detectives ask anyone with any information about this man’s identity to call Third Precinct Detective Eric Sandlin at (804) 646-1010 or Crime Stoppers at 780-1000. Citizens can also text Crime Stoppers at 274637, using the key word “ITip” followed by your tip. Both Crime Stoppers methods are anonymous.