Lexington police looking for Kmart shoplifting suspect

Photo Courtesy: Lexington Police Dept.

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) – Officers have released surveillance video of a suspect they say shoplifted several items from the Nicholasville Road Kmart back in February, in the hopes that someone in the public will be able to identify the man.

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On February 20, police say they received a report of the shoplifting.  According to employees, a man with a goatee, wearing a baseball cap and a Pittsburgh Steelers sweatshirt, was seen putting several electric razors in his shopping cart.  Employees say that later, the man was seen putting something in a large, white, laundry bag, and then setting the bag back on the shelf.  Still later, employees say that the man came back to the shelf, put some razors in the bag, concealed them under his clothes, and then left the store with the bag – but without paying.

On Friday, Police released surveillance video of the suspect in the case, and are asking anyone who can identify him to call them at (859) 258-3600.