Lexington County alcohol thief dashes past clerk, sought by deputies

Man accused of stealing alcohol wanted by deputies

LEXINGTON COUNTY, SC (WIS) - A suspect wanted in connection with the theft of multiple bottles of alcohol from a store on Saint Andrew Road is being sought by deputies who are asking for the community's assistance in identifying him.

The suspect, caught on surveillance footage, is a black male who was seen wearing a Carolina Panthers flat-bill cap with a white shirt and dark-colored shorts. The suspect can be seen walking up to a shelf and selecting several bottles of alcohol in the store on June 6.

The suspect then approaches the counter as if he's going to pay before pivoting and running away from the clerk who reaches for the suspect to stop.

If you have any information about this incident, you are urged to contact Crimestoppers by calling 1-888-CRIME SC (888-274-6372) or visiting www.midlandscrimestoppers.com or www.p3tips.com and click on the "submit a tip" tab. Your identity will be kept anonymous, and if your tip leads to an arrest, you could be eligible for a cash reward of up to $1,000.

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