Police looking for suspect in assault, robbery investigation at La Grange Walmart

Police looking for suspect in assault, robbery investigation at La Grange Walmart
Officials with the La Grange Police Department are searching for a suspect caught on camera who allegedly stole jewelry from a La Grange Walmart store on New Year’s Eve. (Source: La Grange Police Department - Facebook)

LA GRANGE, Ky. (WAVE) - Officials with the La Grange Police Department are searching for a suspect caught on camera who allegedly stole jewelry from a La Grange Walmart store on New Year’s Eve.

Police said the suspect walked into the Walmart store on December 31 around 12 p.m., where he proceeded to push a clerk on the ground, steal several pieces of jewelry from the jewelry case and flee the store on foot, according to a Facebook post from the police department.

The man is described and shown in a picture wearing a black hoodie, black mask, camo pants and gloves.

Anyone with any information on the incident or the suspect involved is asked to call La Grange police at (502) 225-0444, or report anonymously online using the police department’s “Report a Crime” tab.

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