Thief steals cash register from tattoo parlor in southwest Houston

A suspect broke into a tattoo parlor off Richmond and Hillcroft earlier this morning and got away with a cash register.

June 25, 2013 6:00:21 AM PDT
Police say a thief smashed his way into a tattoo parlor in southwest Houston.

Police were called to Tap out Tattoo parlor on Richmond and Hillcroft earlier this morning.

Surveillance video shows a thief throwing a rock to smash the glass doors. The thief entered the building and stole the cash register. The owner of the business says the thief won't get much.

"Hopefully I find out who did it and handle it but other than this is pretty much a bust," said business owner Michael Wallace. "I lost a register and two dollars up inside of it. I'm just mad I have to replace the glass though."

The owner says the thief caused up to $400 in damage.

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