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Moultrie police searching for suspect in string of business burglaries

Posted at 10:58 AM, Sep 09, 2020
and last updated 2020-09-09 11:01:06-04

MOULTRIE, Ga.(WTXL) — Moultrie police are searching for a man they believe is connected to a string of recent burglaries at several local businesses.

According to the Moultrie Police Department, between the hours of 4:00 and 6:00 a.m, multiple businesses within the city were broken into on Saturday.

The businesses consist of a vape shop; several nail salons, a hair salon, tire shop and a rental business.

During the incidents, police say an undisclosed amount of cash, a firearm, a television and other items were taken.

At this time, police are seeking help from the community in the identification of the suspect.

The suspect appears to be a black man with slender build, wearing a Nike brand sweat suit, long black socks and open-toed sandals.

MPD says he is wearing a beanie on his head and a facemask over the lower portion of his face.

This is an ongoing investigation, so if anyone has any additional information regarding these cases, please contact the Moultrie Police Department.

You can anonymously provide information through the anonymous tip line at 229-890-5449 or email tipline@moultriega.com.