A burglary suspect crashed a pickup through the front glass doors of a Dollar Tree in west Macon and stole ice cream early Wednesday.
Surveillance footage shows the suspect walking toward the back of the Brookhaven Road store, peering through a glass window of the office and then taking ice cream from a freezer chest near the front of the store, according to a Bibb County Sheriff’s Office news release. He then backed a Chevrolet pickup out of the store and left.
More than three hours after the 6:45 a.m. incident, a male was seen abandoning a Chevrolet Silverado in the 6000 block of Columbus Road about 10 a.m. by a business owner. The pickup was taken to a crime lab for processing.
The sheriff’s office released photos of the suspect and the crashed pickup and is asking for the public’s help in identifying the man.
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Investigators are looking for a white man with a slim build. It’s unclear whether the suspect is an adult or a teenager. He was last seen wearing a yellow pullover and dark pants.
Anyone with information about the incident is urged to contact the Bibb County Sheriff’s Office at 478-751-7500, or Macon Regional Crimestoppers at 1-877-68CRIME.