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 suspect who stole a purse from a St. Petersburg tavern.
The theft occurred on Thursday, September 12, 2013 at approximately 11:32 p.m.
The theft occurred at the Boardwalk Tavern located at 2600 54th Avenue in St. Petersburg.
According to detectives, on Thursday, September 12, 2013 at approximately 11:32 p.m. the suspect entered the Boardwalk Tavern located at 2600 54th Avenue in St. Petersburg. The suspect stole the victim’s purse while inside the establishment. The suspect was seen with two other people, a male and female, while in the bar.
The suspect is described as a white male, approximately 6’0” tall, medium build with a crew cut style haircut, wearing a black t-shirt and jean shorts.
The investigation continues.
Anyone with information on this theft is asked to contact Detective K. Shields 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 the two subjects with him during the incident.