Pima County Cigarette Thief ID Sought

On February 22, 2016, at approximately 9:20 p.m. Pima County deputies responded to the Circle K located at 5801 North Oracle Road, for the report of a theft.

When deputies arrived the store employee stated that a man entered the store, immediately went behind the counter and began loading a black backpack with cigarettes and other merchandise. The man left the store without paying for the items.

Detectives are asking for the public’s assistance in identifying the suspect.

The suspect is described as:

  •  A Hispanic male, about 40-years-old •
  • 5’10” tall, 195 pounds with a thin mustache
  • Last seen wearing gray sweatshirt, blue pants and a tan or white hat

He was seen driving away in a white older model pickup Anyone with information about this incident is asked to 9-1-1 or 88-crime.