Police Department

Identify Burglary Suspect

Independence Police Department
223 N. Memorial Drive
Independence, MO 64050-3013
Public Information Office
Officer Tom Gentry
(816) 325-7258

News Release

For immediate release: August 19, 2014

Identify Suspect

On Sunday, July 27, 2014, at approximately 9:43 a.m., Cable–Dahmer Chevrolet Collision Center 11911 E. U.S. 40 Hwy. Independence, MO, was burglarized. The suspect was caught on surveillance and is described as a Caucasian male, approx. 6’ to 6’ 3” tall, 200 lbs., bald head, unknown tattoo on his left upper arm and right calf. He was wearing a white sleeveless t-shirt, gray shorts and plastic framed glasses. The suspect took numerous items from the business such as mechanic tools and leaf blowers. He loaded the items into a 2010, F-150 pickup truck, Harley Davidson edition, and drove it away. The F-150 was later recovered at shelter house #14, Longview Lake in Lee’s Summit, MO.

If anyone has any information pertaining to the suspect depicted in the photo, please call the Tips Hotline at (816) 474-8477, or the Independence Detective Unit at (816) 325-7330.