KPD e-News Release: K.P.D. Detectives Attempting to Identify Felony Shoplifter

Kingsport Police Department

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NEWS RELEASE
SUBJECT: K.P.D. Detectives Attempting to Identify Felony Shoplifter
DATE: May 28, 2015
CASE #: 15-009405
GENERAL NARRATIVE
On May 1, 2015 at approximately 10:00 PM an adult white male suspect shoplifted nearly $1,000 in merchandise from Wal-Mart, located at 2500 West Stone Drive in Kingsport. The stolen items included three DVD players and an air rifle.

At the time of the theft, the suspect was accompanied by what appears to be a 5 to 7 year old white male child. Photos of the suspect captured on surveillance video are included in this release. Anyone who recognizes him is asked to contact Detectives in the K.P.D. Criminal Investigations Division at 423-229-9429 or call Kingsport Central Dispatch at 423-246-9111.

Alternatively, if an individual who is able to supply information related to this or any other case wishes not to be identified, tips can be submitted anonymously via online “Citizen Feedback” forms available at the following link:

http://police.KingsportTN.gov/Citizen_Feedback

RELEASING OFFICER
Thomas M. Patton, Public Information Officer

Kingsport Police Department Professional Standards Unit