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Suspect steals items from store, flees

Posted at 6:17 PM, May 27, 2016
and last updated 2016-05-27 22:07:04-04
In April 2016, a male suspect entered a local retail business on the 1000 Block of East Charleston Boulevard.
The suspect immediately began stealing merchandise from a shelf. The suspect displayed a weapon when an employee attempted to stop the theft.  
The suspect successfully escaped from the business with the stolen merchandise and no persons were injured.
The suspect is described as a black male in his 30's, approximately 5'10", average build, and he was last seen wearing a blue short-sleeved button up shirt and blue jean shorts.  
The incident was captured on a video surveillance system, and the LVMPD is making efforts to identify and locate this suspect.
Anyone with information is urged to call Crime Stoppers at (702) 385-5555.