Bold shoplifter grabs blower and runs

Bold shoplifter grabs blower and runs
Officials said the suspect was a passenger in a red car that drove away from the store.
Officials said the suspect was a passenger in a red car that drove away from the store.

ALBANY, GA (WALB) - Police are searching for a man who walked into a store and ran away with a gas powered backpack blower.

It happened at Westover Lawn and Garden around 10:40 a.m. Friday.

The male suspect was caught on surveillance video taking the blower, identified as a Husqvarna Backpack Blower model # 350BT.

Officials said the suspect was a passenger in a red car that drove away from the store.

Anyone with information is asked to call police or CrimeSTOPPERS at 229-436-TIPS.

Westover Lawn and Garden is also offering an incentive for information to get this crook off the streets.

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