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Lakewood police trying to identify Target shoplifter who steals alcohol

Post by Stacia Glenn / The News Tribune on Dec. 13, 2012 at 12:21 pm with No Comments »
December 13, 2012 12:22 pm

Lakewood police are asking for the public’s help in identifying a man suspected of stealing alcohol from eight Target stores in Pierce County since August.

The most recent robbery occurred Dec. 9 at a Target in the 5600 block of Lakewood Towne Center Boulevard Southwest.

Police said the man entered the store, grabbed several CDs and a bottle of vodka and tried to leave. During a confrontation with a female store security officer, he shoved her into the doors and ran.

The alleged robber is black, about 30 years old, 6 feet and 250 pounds. He has short black hair, a mustache and a beard.

Tacoma-Pierce County Crime Stoppers is offering up to a $1,000 reward for information leading to the man’s arrest and conviction. Tipsters may call 253-591-5959.

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