MYRTLE BEACH, SC (WMBF) – Myrtle Beach police is asking the public to help identify three shoplifting suspects seen in several photos posted to their website Thursday.
Two suspects were caught on camera while one was attempting to shoplift over $2,000 worth of North Face jackets from Dick's Sporting Goods in Myrtle Beach, according to police.
A police report states that on January 13, officers responded to the store at about 6:20 p.m. and talked to two employees. They told police that one suspect tried to run around them and out of the store while carrying about seven jackets. One employee was able grab the merchandise from the man, causing him to drop it and flee the store.
Another suspect, who employees believed to be an accomplice, appeared to be acting as a lookout for the first suspect.
Police are asking that anyone with information regarding the suspects' identities or whereabouts to contact Detective Murphy or the on-duty detective.
Police released two photos of another shoplifting suspect, but no information was provided on this case. Anyone with information on his identity is asked to contact Sergeant Rick Beatty at 843-918-1801.