Temple Police Are Investigating a String of Recent Car Burglaries
Temple police are searching for a suspect in a series of recent car burglaries.
Media Relations Specialist Chris Christoff tell us the break-ins occurred between 4 PM and 5:30 PM on Tuesday, August 13. The burglaries were reported at Gold's Gym (4501 S General Bruce Dr.), McLane Company (2828 Industrial Blvd.), and Planet Fitness (3111 S 31st St).
Police believe all three break-ins are related. The man in the surveillance stills above was spotted at all three scenes riding in a black Buick Lacrosse, which is believed to be a model year between 2005 and 2008. (See picture below.)
According to police, cash, bank/debit cards, a smart phone, and personal ID’s were among the items stolen. The debit cards were reportedly used to make some purchases after they were taken.
If you recognize the suspect or the vehicle, or if you have information that might be helpful, you're asked to contact the Temple Police Department at (254) 298-5500 or Bell County Crime Stoppers at (254) 26-TIPS (8477).
Information can also be submitted at bellcountycrimestoppers.com or via the free P3Tips app. Tips submitted to Crime Stoppers are anonymous and confidential, and could net a cash reward of up to $1,000.