Original release (February 15, 2016 3:28 p.m.):
The Baltimore County Police Department is seeking the public’s assistance in identifying the suspect who stole a ring from the J.C. Penney store in Eastpoint Mall.
At approximately 4:30 p.m. on January 30, the suspect entered the J.C. Penney, approached a jewelry counter, and asked to see a ring from a display. When the employee removed the ring (worth almost $3000) from the display, the suspect grabbed it and ran away.
A picture of the suspect was captured on the store’s video surveillance system.
This incident remains under investigation by the Baltimore County Police Department Organized Retail Crimes Team.
Anyone with information on this incident is asked to call police at 410-307-2020 or Metro Crime Stoppers at 1-866-7LOCKUP.
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If you have information on the above crime/suspect please call, text, or e-mail: Metro Crime Stoppers hotline available 24-hours a day toll free.
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