Police hope you can identify watch thief suspect

DALTON, Georgia (WDEF) – Dalton Police hope the public can help them identify a man suspected of shoplifting a watch from a jewelry store.

The theft happened several weeks ago at Oxford Jewelers at the Dalton Mall.

Police say a man and woman came into the store and asked to see a type of watch that wasn’t currently in stock.

They were shown some other watches and then left.

Five minutes later, the man returned and asked to see one of the watches again.

The clerk says this time he grabbed it and ran.

It was a pink gold Citizen brand watch valued at $325.

The employee said the man left in a black Hyundai sedan.

If you recognize the suspect in the photo, please contact Detective Charles Williams at 706-278-9085, extension 9-280.


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