Can You Help ID this Suspect? He Pulled a Knife On Loss Prevention Manager Who Tried To Stop Him From Leaving The Store With Unpaid Merchandise.
On Thursday, July 18, 2019, at approximately 4:00 PM, the suspect pictured entered the Bealls Department Store on US Hwy 98, selected clothing, entered the fitting room and exited the store without paying for the items.
As he was leaving the store, the Loss Prevention Officer confronted him, and he pulled a knife on her, saying, "get the (expletive) back." He fled on foot towards Best Buy.
The suspect was described as approximately 6'3", thin build with a shadow beard and mustache. He was wearing an Adidas black ball cap, black t-shirt with Michael Kors on the front, blue jeans, black Adidas sneakers and a lanyard around his neck.
If you have any information that might help identify or locate this guy, please contact Detective Ted Sealey at 863.834.5991.
To remain anonymous, and possibly be eligible for a reward, contact Heartland Crime Stoppers Florida. You can call 1-800-226 TIPS (8477), visit the website www.heartlandcrimestoppers.com and click on "Submit A Tip," or download the free "P3tips" app on your smartphone or tablet.