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Surveillance Video Catches Bagel, Coffee Bean Thief in the Act

DNA evidence also left at the scene

SALT LAKE CITY — The Salt Lake City Police Department seeks the public’s help to identify and locate a man suspected of burglarizing a local business.

The suspect broke into Caffe Expresso, 902 S. 1100 E., at approximately 2:30 a.m. Friday, May 23, 2014. Surveillance video shows the suspect smashing the service window and taking bagels and chocolate-covered espresso beans from the counter just inside the window. In doing so, the suspect cut himself and left behind DNA evidence.

Suspect description:

  • white male
  • late-teens to early-20s in age
  • dark hair, medium length
  • wearing a denim vest, jeans, white T-shirt, tennis shoes, possibly a shoulder bag
  • carrying a skate board

The Police Department asks anyone with information about this or other criminal activity to call (801) 799-3100. Anonymous tips may be sent by texting the keyword TIPSLCPD plus any relevant information to 274637. Reference: 14-83148.

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