Pima County Sheriff's Department

1750 E. Benson Highway
Tucson, AZ 85714
(520) 351-4600
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Press Release

Masked Cigarette Thief

Sent on 8/9/2017 3:31:28 PM

On Tuesday, June 27, 2017, at approximately 5:30 a.m., deputies responded to the Circle K located at 5818 South Nogales Highway for a report of a theft. When they arrived, deputies learned one suspect had entered the store around 5:26 a.m., walked behind the counter, and began loading multiple packs of cigarettes into a black and blue duffel bag. The suspect grabbed a sandwich as he exited the store around 5:28 a.m. He was last seen running northbound from the store. The suspect is described as: • Hispanic male, in his 20’s. • Approximately 5’11” tall, 150 pounds • Last seen wearing a dark-colored fedora hat, hospital mask, black long-sleeved shirt, black shorts, black shoes, and gloves Community Problems detectives have taken over the investigation and are asking for the public’s assistance in identifying the suspect from this case. Anyone with information is asked to call 9-1-1. You can also submit an anonymous tip, with the potential for a reward, by text, phone, or by going to 88-CRIME.org.


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