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Crime of the Week: June 27th

Posted at 12:59 PM, Jun 27, 2018
and last updated 2018-06-28 17:05:54-04

The hunt is on for the man caught on camera breaking into machines at area laundry mats.

It’s the Crime of the Week.

The most recent burglary happened on June 19, 2018, at a laundry mat located in the 14800 block of South Padre Island Drive.

Surveillance video shows the man trying to pry open several coin slots.

He was able to pick two locks on one of the machines.

The suspect got away with around $100 worth of merchandise.

Detectives believe the suspect may be responsible for other coin operated machine burglaries

If you know who is responsible for the crime, or have any additional information, call Crime Stoppers at 888-TIPS.

Crime Stoppers guarantees to keep your identity secret and if the information leads to an arrest, it could earn you up to $2,500 dollars in cash.