7-Eleven cigarette thief sought in Virginia Beach

Posted at 1:38 PM, Oct 16, 2014
and last updated 2014-10-16 13:38:55-04

Virginia Beach Police are asking for the public’s help identifying a man seen taking several packs of cigarettes from the 7-Eleven at 853 First Colonial Road.

On October 5th around 7:15 p.m., the man entered the store and entered the office while the clerks were attending to customers. The man concealed several packs of cigarettes and left the store.

The same man is believed to be responsible for several similar larcenies at various 7-Eleven locations since September.

He is described as a black male, 35-40 years-old, approximately 5’8” tall and bald.

Anyone with information regarding this crime is encouraged to call Virginia Beach Crime Solvers at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP (1-888-562-5887) or by submitting a tip by texting “VBTIP” and the information to CRIMES (274637).