Police seek public assistance to identify shoplifting suspect
Surprise, AZ (April 21, 2016) On Tuesday, February 23, 2016, the Surprise Police responded to a shoplifting call at a business in the 16900 block of West Waddell Road in Surprise.
Upon arrival, the responding officers spoke with a store representative and were told a male suspect had entered the store and shoplifted nearly $400.00 worth of merchandise. The suspect was also observed in the store on the previous Saturday, February 20, and appeared to have prepped some items in a merchandise box and strategically placed it in another location before exiting the store.
The suspect was described as an Asian male, with short black hair, and brown eyes. When the suspect entered the store on February 20, he was wearing a grey tank top and some reflective sunglasses. When returning to the store on the 23, the suspect was wearing a motorcycle helmet with some distinctive yellow markings, a black leather jacket, black gloves with white markings, a black shirt, blue jean pants, black shin guards, and white sneakers.
Anyone with any information leading to the location or identity of the suspect is asked to contact Detective Forbrook with the Surprise Police Department at 623.222.TIPS (8477). Tips can also be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org.
When calling, please reference Incident # 160301643.