STEALTHY THIEF STEALS SEVERAL KNIVES
- BSO Case Number: PB-13-01-06239
- PIO Number: 13-4-24
- Date: January 23, 2013
- Time: 5:28 p.m.
- Place of Occurrence: 1315 SW 1 Ct., Pompano Beach
- Jurisdiction: Pompano Beach
- National Armory, 1315 SW 1 Ct., Pompano Beach
Description of Incident:
Several high-value tactical knives were stolen in plain sight from a display case at the National Armory store in Pompano Beach. BSO deputies responded to the National Armory shortly after 6 p.m. Wednesday, January 23, 2013 when employees noticed that four tactical knives were missing from the glass display case.
Surveillance video captured an unidentified male pacing in the store moments before the theft occurred. At approximately 5:28 p.m., the video shows the man reaching over the counter several times and stealing the knives. The suspect is described as a 5’9” tall heavy-set white male between 30-40 years old, last seen wearing a red shirt, black shorts and white sneakers. Witnesses said he fled the area on a bicycle.
Anyone with information is urged to call BSO Detective Lee Rodriguez at 954-786-4211 or contact Broward County Crime Stoppers, anonymously, at 954-493-TIPS (8477) or www.browardcrimestoppers.org.
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INVESTIGATORS: Pompano Beach Det. L. Rodriguez, CI
THIS REPORT BY: Christine Canon/ PIO Veda Coleman-Wright 4/30/13 1610