Longview authorities are working to identify a thief that tried to steal from Sears back on March 23.
Officers responded to reports of the theft shortly before 5:30 p.m. When Officers arrived, they were told by employees that a man had tried to steal a router and pliers.
When personnel confronted the bandit, he threw the items down and attempted to leave the store. When workers tried to stop him again, he pushed the Sear’s employee and ran out of the store.
The suspect is described as a white male, dark hair and goatee with tattoos on both shoulders.
If anyone has any information regarding this theft, please contact Detective Gary Shirley at 903-237-2705.
Callers wishing to remain anonymous may contact the Gregg County Crimestoppers at (903)237-7867 or online at greggcountycrimestoppers.org.