Jul 31, 2020 5:27 PM

Crimestoppers seeks tips about theft of cellphones

Posted Jul 31, 2020 5:27 PM
<b>Salina police are trying to locate the subject in this photo in connection with the theft of&nbsp; two cellphones from Walmart.</b> Photos courtesy Crimestoppers
Salina police are trying to locate the subject in this photo in connection with the theft of  two cellphones from Walmart. Photos courtesy Crimestoppers

On June 30, 2020, between 7:30-7:55 a.m., a man at Walmart, 2900 South Ninth Street, damaged display brackets in the electronics department and took two Samsung cellphones.

The total loss of the theft and damage was valued at $2,194. The Salina Police Department was advised that this person may be involved in similar events at other Kansas Walmart Stores (Great Bend, Hays, McPherson).

The suspect was a heavy set black male, wearing a white t-shirt, a black hat, and had a mask around his neck. He appeared to have a beard and glasses. After the theft, the man entered a maroon Ford Flex and fled in an unknown direction on Interstate 135.

If you have any information concerning this event or identification of this individual, call Crimestoppers at 825-TIPS, text SATIPS to CRIMES (274637), or visit https://new.tipsubmit.com/…/create-rep…/anonymous/salina.org  to submit a web tip. You may receive a cash reward of up to $1,000, and you are not required to give your name. 2020-19135.