Crime of the Week: July 18th

Posted at 11:00 AM, Jul 18, 2018
and last updated 2018-07-18 12:00:40-04

A thief suspected of hitting the same store several times is on the run.

Corpus Christi Police need your help catching him.

It’s the Crime Of The Week.

The most recent theft happened back on June 14, 2018 at a store located on the 1600 block of South Padre Island Drive.

The male walked into the store, grabbed an item and attempted to walk out of the store.  

When the store clerk asked for the item back, the suspect swung the large box at the clerk hitting her in the hands.

She was not seriously hurt.

The suspect was able to get away with an item, which was worth less than $100.

Police believe the man is responsible for several other theft cases at this same location.  

The male is described as an adult male, approximately 20-25 years of age, 5’06", weighing approximately about 140 lbs.   

If you can identify this Robbery suspect, or have any additional information about this crime, 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 in cash.