Suspect in Best Buy robbery identified

Suspect in Best Buy robbery identified

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - Police have identified a man caught on surveillance video robbing the Best Buy on Shelbyville Road.

St. Matthews police say Christopher Packer, 46, walked into the the store on Aug. 6 and tucked away $150 worth of DVDs. The situation quickly escalated when a store employee confronted Packer. He became physical and shoved the employee 10 to 12 feet.

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A warrant has been issued for the arrest of Packer.

Police believe Packer may be involved in a number of Best Buy robberies over the last three years stealing $100,000 worth of merchandise.

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