LONGVIEW — On March, 21, 2012 Officer Alex Chorba was dispatched to 320 E Loop 281 for a vehicle burglary. When Officer Chorba arrived, the victim told him someone had broken the front passenger window of their 2007 Nissan truck and taken several items out of the truck, including her purse.
On March 29, 2012, Officer Nora Cheatham was following up on the case after learning a credit card taken from the vehicle had been used to purchase items from a kiosk located in the Longview Mall. Officers were able to retrieve video from that location and are attempting to identify a suspect in the case. Thesuspect is described as a heavy set, black male (300-350 pounds), possibly in his 30’s, balding, and has a goatee.
The suspect is believed to be driving a midnight blue Ford F-150 Quad Cab with running boards and no front license plate. If someone has information regarding the identity of this individual they are asked to contact Detective Melissa Dobbs at 903-237-1199.
If the tipster wishes to remain anonymous they can also contact Gregg County Crimestoppers at 903- 236-STOP(7867) or submit a tip online at www.greggcountycrimestoppers.org.