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Police looking for man who stole cash register from coffee shop


WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) -- Wilmington Police need help identifying a suspect who broke into a restaurant a few weeks ago and stole the cash register.

Surveillance video shows a male suspect trying to break-in to the cash register at the Grinders Coffee Café at 5032 Wrightsville Ave.

The crime happened around 10:38 p.m. on Saturday, August 24. An alarm on the business alerted police to the break-in. When officers arrived they found the front door glass was broken and a cinder block was laying inside the business. The suspect took the cash register.

If you have any information on these crimes or others call the Wilmington Police Department at (910) 343-3609 or use the Text-A-Tip line by texting the word CRIMES – then text Tip708 and the information you wish to send. This text is anonymous.

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