Punta Gorda Police Are Attempting to Identify Grocery Thief
Punta Gorda Police are attempting to identify the individual in these photos regarding a felony grand theft of groceries from the Publix, located at 3491 Tamiami Trail. This individual also attempted a theft at the same store several days earlier, but was deterred by employees. It is believe that this individual has also been involved in other thefts in the area. He is described as a white male with dark hair in his late 30’s or early 40’s. He may have left the scene in a dark orange in color Chevrolet HRR, but this has not been confirmed. If you have any information, please contact Southwest Florida Crime Stoppers at 1-800-780-TIPS (1-800-780-8477). Callers will remain anonymous and may be eligible for a cash reward for information leading to an arrest.