Nanaimo RCMP hope the public can help them identify a man suspected of stealing a computer from Staples. Photo submitted

Nanaimo Mounties searching for suspected laptop thief

Police hope public can help identify man who allegedly stole Mac Book from Staples

Nanaimo RCMP hope the public can help identify a man suspected of stealing a laptop from the Staples store in Brooks Landing.

According to police the incident happened Monday, May 27, at about 10:40 a.m. when a man entered the store, picked up a Mac Book Pro computer and its packaging box and then ran out of the store with the items.

The suspect is Caucasian, in his early 20s with longer shaggy hair and was wearing a multi-coloured muscle shirt and shorts.

Anyone with information is asked to call Nanaimo RCMP at 250-754-2345 or contact Crime Stoppers by calling 1-800-222-8477 or submitting a tip online at www.nanaimocrimestoppers.com.

For past coverage of unsolved crimes, click here.



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