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A suspect wanted for theft at the Rockton Walmart in Rockton. Last scene around 4510 Rockton Rd. This is still developing, check back for updates!
Police are looking for a black male in connection with a theft from the Rockton Walmart. The suspect was last scene around the area of 4510 Rockton Rd. Several police units are in the area and a K9 unit is enroute. If you see anything suspicious, please call 911 immidiately! This is still developing, more updates to come!
UPDATE – 4:27 pm:
Police are currently chasing the suspect, he has run back into the subdivision north of the the culv-a-sac near Bayfield.
UPDATE – 4:29 pm:
Suspect has been caught at the south end of Bayfield. Keep checking back, more updates to come!
Update – 4:36 pm:
Police are walking the path the suspect to try and find what the suspect had thrown or ditched when he fled. Report is he stole three drones from the Rockton Walmart.
Update – 4:54 pm
Lastest update is there were four suspects. Two were captured in the store, and the one runner was also captured. The suspects were shorter white male and a black male around 6 feet tall, 190 pounds who was wearing a white hat and “washed” blue jean jacket who got away with the stole merch. The other was the black male who ran.
One female is still on the loose in a blue Honda Civic. Unknown direction of travel.
Full Story – As of 6 pm
Three suspects entered the Rockton Walmart. One was a taller black male in a gray and black winter coast and blue jeans. The second suspect was a shorter white male. They both ran out of the Walmart and the police were called around 4:04 pm. When the police arrived, the black male suspect was spotted near the McDonalds in Rockton with a gray shirt on his head. That was when the chase began. He ran westbound on Rockton Rd towards the Wingate Subdivision area. Suspect that ran was detained around the south end of Bayfield. Officers then backtracked the suspects path to locate anything the suspect might have thrown, but nothing was found. Officers went back to the Walmart to review footage. They found there was a third suspect that got away with some of the merchandise that was wearing a white hat, black jacket, stone washed jeans, tennis shoes and was 6 ft tall, 190 pounds. Unknown direction of travel. A short while later, officers determined that the stores loss prevention had detained another suspect. Both male suspects are in custody. A third female in a blue Honda Civic is still on the loose. Incident ended around 4:55 pm.
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