Sheriff looks for suspect who burglarized same hardware store 6 times in 2 months
Authorities are asking for the public's help finding a suspect who apparently burglarized the same Lexington hardware store six times in the past two months.
The latest burglary at the True Value Hardware store in Lexington happened early Friday. The same suspect appeared to be present during burglaries at the same store on Nov. 12, Nov. 21, Dec. 7, Dec. 25, and Jan. 4, according to the McLean County sheriff's office.
The suspect is a white male, approximately 6-foot tall, medium build, wearing a dark colored hooded jacket, black stocking cap, a bright yellow colored full face mask, grey/black gloves, dark colored jeans with tears/fraying on the legs, and black athletic or slip on shoes with a white sole. Of note are the jeans and shoes worn by the suspect.
Facebook post: See more photos of the suspect
The suspect fled on foot from the store as officers arrived.
Anyone with information is asked to contact McLean County Sheriff’s Detective Bryan Hanner at (309) 888-5063.