KPD e-News Release: K.P.D. Detectives Request Assistance in Identifying Two Female Felony Shoplifters

Kingsport Police Department

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NEWS RELEASE
SUBJECT: K.P.D. Detectives Request Assistance in Identifying Two Female Felony Shoplifters
DATE: October 1, 2015
CASE #: 15-020124
GENERAL NARRATIVE
On September 2, 2015 at approximately 8:00 PM, two white female suspects shoplifted over $1,000 in merchandise from Belk Department Store, in the Kingsport Town Center, located at 2101 Fort Henry Drive in Kingsport. The suspects appeared to be working as a team, with one of them stealing the merchandise while the other one served as a lookout. Multiple trips were made between the store and their vehicle (a dark colored 4-door sedan) with the merchandise concealed in bags and a purse.

The suspects were captured on surveillance video, with photos taken from that footage included in this release. Anyone who recognizes either of these suspects 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