Murfreesboro Police need your help in apprehending the "crowbar burglars". Detectives need your help in identifying suspects who have broken into at least eight different businesses using crowbars!
The most recent was at 2:20AM this past Friday morning at the Mercados Marias Grocery at 264 Heritage Park Drive. Surveillance video showed an unknown subject using a crowbar to break open the side door.
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The time stamp on the video shows the break-in occurred at 2:20 early this past Friday morning. Cameras also showed the suspect using the crowbar to open the cash registers and it was estimated that approximately $4,000 was taken. The subject was only in the business for 10-minutes, and he fled on foot.
Murfreesboro Police Public Information Officer Larry Flowers reports that the culprit was a light skinned male and was wearing a blue hoodie with a black mask, gloves, black pants and gray sneakers. He was carrying two yellow crowbars.
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