Pinellas County Sheriff’s Office
Investigative Operations Bureau
- Burglary/Pawn Unit
Detectives assigned to the Burglary/Pawn Unit are seeking the public’s assistance in locating a grand theft-shoplifting suspect who stole from a department store in Clearwater.
The theft occurred on Tuesday, July 23, 2013 at approximately 11:30 a.m.
The theft occurred at a Kohl’s department store located at 2514 SR 580 in Clearwater.
According to detectives, on Tuesday, July 23, 2013 at approximately 11: 30 a.m., the suspect was observed to be near the jewelry cases at the Kohl’s department store located at 2514 SR 580 in Clearwater. The suspect asked a store clerk to see two necklaces from the locked display case. The clerk turned away for a moment and the suspect left the store with the jewelry.
The suspect is described as a white male, approximately 6’0” tall with a slender build. He has a partial beard running along his jaw bone and a tattoo on his right forearm.
The suspect was seen leaving the parking lot in a late 90’s to early 2000’s model Toyota 4Runner, dark in color, with tinted windows, running boards and metal front and rear bumpers.
The investigation continues.
Anyone with information on this theft is asked to contact Detective Tacia of the Burglary/Pawn Unit at (727) 582-6200 or to remain anonymous and be eligible for a reward contact Crime Stoppers at 1800-873-TIPS or www.crimestoppersofpinellas.org.
Attached are photos of the suspect and vehicle.