Suspect sought for stealing vacuums

The sheriff's office is looking for help in identify this person. Anyone with information or who can identify the suspect should call Detective Fadi Rizk at the Montgomery County Sheriff's Office.

January 17, 2012 1:00:30 PM PST
Authorities are looking for help in identifying a man who stole vacuum cleaners from a Walmart in the Woodlands.

On Saturday, January 7, the suspect used a crowbar to damage a video game display case and the garden center fire exit doors at the Walmart at 10001 Woodlands Parkway. The suspect is believed to have stolen two Dyson vacuum cleaners valued at nearly $600. It is believed that the same suspect could be involved in other theft at the same location but on different days.

According to the Montgomery County Sheriff's Office, the suspect is a white male with sleeve-length tattoos on both arms. What appear to be several star tattoos are observed on the suspect's left forearm and elbow, and on the back of his left arm appears to be an American flag tattoo. The suspect was wearing a black Transformer t-shirt and Rice University baseball cap.

The sheriff's office is looking for help in identify this person. Anyone with information or who can identify the suspect should call Detective Fadi Rizk at the Montgomery County Sheriff's Office Detective Office at 936-760-5876 (M-F 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM) or dispatch at 936-760-5800 (24 hours).

Crime Stoppers will pay up to a $1,000 cash reward for information leading to an arrest or indictment of a felony crime. Call 800-392-STOP (7867). Anonymous tips can also be made through the Montgomery County Crime Stoppers Web Page at www.montgomerycountycrimestoppers.org.