Fairfax County police are looking for thieves who are targeting vision stores in the area.
WASHINGTON – Fairfax County police are looking for thieves who are targeting vision stores in the area.
Since early July, there have been four thefts of high-end eyewear from retail locations throughout the county.
In each incident, at least two suspects entered the store. While one suspect distracted the employee, the other suspect stole the eyewear.
In one case, the suspect replaced an expensive pair of glasses with an inexpensive pair.
Detectives believe at least four suspects are involved in the thefts:
They also believe the thefts in Fairfax County are related to a string of similar thefts occurring in Mongtomery County.
The suspects are described as two men and two women.
The first male suspect is described as black and middle-aged. He is tall with a thin build and wears glasses.
The first female suspect is described as black, heavy-set and 40 to 60 years old.
The other male and female suspects are black.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Crime Solvers at 1-866-411-TIPS (8477) or text “TIP187″ plus the message to CRIMES (274637).
A $100 to $1,000 cash reward will be paid for information leading to an arrest.
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