COLUMBUS, Ohio — The Columbus Division of Police is searching for a man suspected of stealing a utility truck in east Columbus and crashing it into a camera store in the North Linden area earlier this month.
Surveillance video released by police shows a man entering a Dodge Ram 4500 truck that was parked in the 5000 block of Hibernia Drive while the crew was working in the area on Aug. 4. Police said workers saw the man driving the vehicle south on Noe Bixby Road.
The next day, around 4:36 a.m., police said the man drove the utility truck through the front door of Midwest Photo Store on Silver Drive. The suspect then stole merchandise from the store before leaving the store.
The estimated damage to the business is approximately $100,000, police said. No injuries were reported.
Anyone with information on the suspect is asked to call Columbus police at 614-645-2101 or Central Ohio Crime Stoppers at 614-461-TIPS (8477).