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The Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office Attempting to Identify Theft Suspect
Suspect: (Picture attached)
Approx. 50 years old
Approx. 250 pounds
Black hair, wearing a green tank top, black pants, white sandals, carrying a large black leather purse with silver studs on it
Detectives with the Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office are asking for the public's help in identifying a theft suspect that stole designer eyeglass frames.
On August 23
, 2019, just before noon, the suspect entered Anderson & Chhabra Eyecare, at 719 W. Fletcher Ave.
The suspect is seen on surveillance video looking around the store, trying on a number of frames and -- while the store employee is distracted -- the suspect places an eyeglass frame into her pocket. The Tom Ford designer eyeglasses are worth more than $700.
If anyone has some information about this suspect, please contact the Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office at 813-247-8200. In order to be eligible for a cash reward, call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-873-TIPS (8477), report anonymously online at www.crimestopperstb.com
or send a mobile tip using our P3 Tips Mobile application, which is a free download for all cell phones. You must call Crime Stoppers first to be eligible for a reward.