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UPDATE: Police Search For Suspect in Home Depot Burglary

The suspect allegedly produced a fraudulent receipt to return non-purchased items at the store in May.

Nassau County Police and Crime Stoppers are seeking the public's help in locating a suspect who was allegedly took part in a burglary that occurred in back in May.

Around 10:25 a.m. on May 5, the suspect entered the Home Depot and produced a fraudulent receipt to return non-purchased items, police said.

After being approached by a loss prevention officer, the suspect fled the scene, authorities said.

Anyone who has any information about the crime is asked to contact Crime Stoppers at (800) 244-TIPS (8477). All calls will be confidential.

Editor's note: The original story said that the burglary occurred on Saturday, Sept. 1. The burglary actually occurred on May 5.

paul September 05, 2012 at 05:04 PM
To Danielle: What????? This does not expain a burglary, a possible larceny maybe.... Missing some information......
Matthew Hogan September 05, 2012 at 05:14 PM
@Paul: All of the information above was provided by the Nassau County Police Department. They categorized the incident as a burglary. If more information becomes available, we will let you know. Thanks. -- Matthew Hogan Associate Regional Editor


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