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Man Caught on Surveillance Shoplifting Sunglasses

May 2, 2016, 9:14 AM HST
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Big Island authorities are seeking the identity of a suspect caught on surveillance in April.

A man was seem removing a $15.99 pair of sunglasses from a display rack and leaving a store in Kalapana without paying.

The Hawai’i Police Department reports that the incident occurred just after midnight on April 21.

Police describe the unidentified man as Caucasian, between 20 and 30 years old, and 5-foot-8 to 6-feet tall. He is seen in surveillance with short brown hair, a mustache, and a goatee.

Anyone with information regarding the identity of the man should call the Police Department’s non-emergency line at 935-3311 or contact Officer Jeremy Riddle directly by calling 965-2715.


Those who prefer to provide information anonymously should call the Big Island Crime Stoppers number at 961-8300.


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