Chesapeake Police need help identifying burglary suspect

Posted at 5:30 PM, Feb 10, 2017
and last updated 2017-02-10 17:30:29-05

CHESAPEAKE, Va. - Police need your help identifying a man suspected of stealing rifles from a Chesapeake store.

Photo: Chesapeake Police

Photo: Chesapeake Police

According to police, the man seen in this surveillance photo broke into Gale's Bait and Tackle Shop on S. Battlefield Pkwy twice.

In the first case in November, two rifles were stolen.  The store was hit again in late January and four rifles were stolen.

Police are also releasing video from inside the store in the hopes it will help someone recognize the suspect.

If you know who he is, there are three ways you can anonymously submit a tip to Crime Line.

  • Call: 1-888-LOCK-U-UP (1-888-562-5887)
  • Text: text CHESTIP to 274637 along with your tip
  • Submit Online

Your tip could make you eligible for up to a $1,000 cash reward and you will remain anonymous.

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