Vehicle sought in North Augusta thefts

  • Posted: Wednesday, January 23, 2013 3:33 p.m.
    UPDATED: Wednesday, January 23, 2013 3:37 p.m.
Security camera footage of the white jeep.
Security camera footage of the white jeep.

North August Department of Public Safety is searching for a white jeep in connection to two thefts.

According to Det. James Busbee, power tools were stolen from contractor's vehicles in the Lowe's parking lot in North Augusta. The white jeep was seen on video casing the area both times before the thefts which occurred on Jan. 14 and 15, according to police. The subjects waited for contractors to park their vehicles and enter the store before stealing the tools, according to police.

The white jeep has no rims or the rims are extremely dirty.

Anyone with information about these crimes is asked to contact Det. James Busbee at 803-441-4278.

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