The thief was caught tape by the store’s video surveillance system.
The following is the press report from the Palmdale Station:
On July 3, 2012, at 1:17 a.m., a suspect broke into the “Smoke Shop” near the 38700 Block of Trade Center Drive, in the City of Palmdale.
The suspect made off with multiple packs of cigarettes. The store’s video surveillance system was able to capture an image of the suspect.
Anyone with information on this case, is asked to contact Lieutenant Kennedy at 661-272-2506.
Information can be provided anonymously by contacting “Crime Stoppers” at 800-222-TIPS (8477), texting the letters “TIPLA” plus your tip to CRIMES (274637), or using the website at http://lacrimestoppers.org.