Midlands Crimestoppers | 1-888-CRIME-SC
Midlands Crimestoppers
Home
News
About
Contact Crime Stoppers
Crime Stoppers FAQ
Donate to Crime Stoppers
Submit a Tip to Crimestoppers (New Window)
Home  |  News  |  Report: Employee confronts shoplifter; suspect runs out front door with steaks

Report: Employee confronts shoplifter; suspect runs out front door with steaks
Tuesday, February 12, 2013

 
LEXINGTON COUNTY, SC - The Lexington County Sheriff’s Department is searching for a shoplifting suspect.

The report said officers responded to the Food Lion located on Sunset Boulevard in reference to a shoplifting on Friday.

When deputies arrived to the store, an employee advised them that he witnessed a suspect remove steaks from the meat freezer and conceal them inside of his jacket, the report stated.

The employee explained to officers when he confronted the shoplifter, the suspect ran out the front door without paying for the meat.

According to Sheriff James Metts, the suspect fled the scene in a black Jeep Cherokee, heading towards I-26.

The report said the suspect is described as a white male with a beard or goatee, last seen wearing a black bandanna on his head, black jacket with a gray stripe across the front chest and shoulder area, black shirt, blue jeans and brown boots. The suspect was approximately 5’11, 200-220lbs. and 35-40 years old.

If you have any information about this crime, you are urged to contact Crimestoppers at 1-888-CRIME-SC.

Source: http://cayce.wistv.com/news/crime/55414-report-employee-confronts-shoplifter-suspect-runs-out-front-door-steaks

If you, or someone you know, have any information regarding any crime, you are encouraged to contact Crimestoppers. You could earn a reward up to $1,000.

Anonymous tips can be submitted to Crimestoppers at 1-888-CRIME-SC. Texters can send anonymous tips to CRIMES (274637), and mark the beginning of the message with "TIPSC". Text STOP to 274637 to cancel. Text HELP to 274637 for help. Msg&Data Rates May Apply.


Notice about comments:

Comments left on this site are NOT ANONYMOUS.

Crimestoppers does not take information on crimes here or via standard email because we cannot guarantee your anonymity. Any information sent to us through comments will NOT be acted upon and will be removed. Please call 1-888-CRIME-SC, or use our online tip form to give information anonymously to Crimestoppers.


More from Midlands Crimestoppers



DO NOT attempt to approach, detain, follow or arrest any individual based on this web site's information. As information becomes dated it may become less accurate. Because some wanted persons are being sought for crimes of violence, or are known to be armed, all wanted persons should be considered dangerous. If you have information regarding the identity or whereabouts of any wanted person immediately contact Crime Stoppers or notify your local law enforcement agency.

Site Design & Maintenance:
CharlestonImage.com
CharlestonImage.com

© Copyright Midlands Crimestoppers. All Rights Reserved.