Say ‘Cheese’ Mr. Burglar: Alabama thief caught trying to disable camera

Published 5:14 pm Tuesday, March 3, 2020

CrimeStoppers has been notified of an unknown suspect captured on video surveillance committing felony Burglary and felony Theft of Property crimes.

Incident Offense reports indicate that between January 17 through February 17, 2020 an unidentified male is responsible for stealing over $17,000.00 worth of landscaping equipment and assorted tools from locked storage containers.

The reports indicate that the suspect or suspects forced their way into the storage units and stole the property.

CrimeStoppers has released a video showing an unknown male tampering with a security camera. The suspect did not realize that he was captured on film before he disabled the camera.

If you can identify this suspect or have any information regarding this crime, please immediately call the Police or CrimeStoppers using our 24-hour tip line at 215-STOP (7867) or download our P3-tips app. Make sure you receive a Tip ID and Password in order to dialog with Investigators in case there is a follow-up question.

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