Fugitives General Crime

Suspect wanted for 3 thefts from businesses in North Berkeley which included tip jars and customers lap top


ID #13-350

Police are asking for the community’s help in identifying a man wanted in connection with three thefts from local businesses in North Berkeley in recent weeks. The suspect entered local businesses and stole tip jars and customers’ property, according to police. On Sept. 13 at about 6:15 p.m., a laptop was stolen from a business in the 1500 block of Shattuck Avenue.

A tip jar was stolen on Oct. 5 at about 8:40 p.m. from a business in the 1800 block of Euclid Avenue and a second tip jar was stolen on Oct. 6 at about 4:15 p.m., also in the 1800 block of Euclid Avenue, police said. Surveillance video captured images of the suspect, who is described as a black man between 35 and 40 years old, standing between 5 feet 7 inches and 5 feet 10 inches tall.

He is believed to weigh between 180 and 190 pounds, has a dark complexion, black hair pulled back into a ponytail with a receding hairline and was wearing dark frame glasses at the time of the thefts, police said. Berkeley police are reminding citizens not to leave property unattended and are urging the public to be on the lookout for the suspect.

Please call the Fugitive Watch hot line at 1-800-9-CAUGHT (1-800-922-8448) or text us at 408-355-0999 or CLICK HERE to send a confidential email tip, if you know the name of this suspect or have any information that can help solve this crime

Por favor llame la línea de Los Fugitivos en 1-800-9-CAUGHT (1-800-922-8448) o texto en 408-355-0999 o haga clic aquí para envia un email a [email protected], si usted tiene alguna información que pueda ayudar a resolver este crimen.

Copyright © 2013 by Bay City News, Inc. — Republication, Rebroadcast or any other Reuse without the express written consent of Bay City News, Inc. is prohibited.

Comment Advisement We welcome your thoughts, but for the sake of all readers, please refrain from the use of obscenities, personal attacks or racial slurs. All comments are subject to our terms of service and may be removed. Repeat offenders may lose commenting privileges.

Leave a Comment

Show Buttons
Hide Buttons