On Sunday, October 27, 2013, at approximately 7:30pm, an unknown male entered Cabela’s sporting goods store located at 1650 Gemini Place. The male suspect picked up a gray hooded sweatshirt and a black hooded sweatshirt. He also picked up a $1,100 crossbow and placed the hooded sweatshirts over a portion of the crossbow. He then walked toward the front of the store, waited near clothing displays, then walked quickly out of the store with the sweatshirts and crossbow. The suspect exited the area in a dark colored SUV. Surveillance video of the crime may be viewed on our website, www.stopcrime.org.
The suspect is described as: Male/White, mid to late 20’s, 6’ tall, 175lbs, wearing a gray toboggan, gray and black horizontally striped pull-over long sleeve shirt, light colored blue jeans and white athletic shoes.
Crime Stoppers is offering a cash reward for any information leading to the arrest and/or indictment of the persons responsible for this crime. Anyone with information about this crime is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 614-461-TIPS (8477) or go to our website at www.stopcrime.org and e-mail your tip. You can text a tip to “CRIMES” 274637, key word CMH.
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