UPDATE: Lexington Police identify accused burglar

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) – Lexington Police have identified a man accused of breaking-in to a business and stealing a TV in early August.

Following the release of surveillance video of the burglary from a business on Lansdowne Drive, investigators today obtained an arrest warrant for 33-year old Anthony P. James, of Wilmore.

Police say multiple tips from the public helped identify James.

Investigators say during the overnight hours of August 4, James reportedly broke a rear window, entered a business and carried a 65-inch television, still in its box, out the front door.  They say he left in an older passenger car, possibly a Buick, which was waiting outside.

Anyone with information about James’ whereabouts is asked to contact Lexington Police at (859) 258-3600.

Anonymous tips, including photos and videos, can be submitted by texting LEXPD plus the tip to CRIMES (274637).

Information can also be sent anonymously through Bluegrass Crime Stoppers at (859) 253-2020 or www.bluegrasscrimestoppers.com.

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