Police searching for shoplifter who fought with store security

Cheektowaga suspect

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. (WIVB) – Cheektowaga Police are turning to social media to help catch a shoplifting suspect.

Police say a man entered the Target store on Transit Road on Monday morning and stole two pairs of earbuds. On the way out of the store the suspect allegedly fought with loss prevention officers. Police posted a picture of the suspect to their Facebook page, asking for the public’s help in identifying the suspect.

The suspect was last seen getting into a dark colored, extended cab Chevy Silverado that was traveling east on William Street towards Lancaster.

Anyone with information on the identity of the suspect is asked to call Police 686-3969 or to text information anonymously to TIP411.

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