Thief steals over $30K worth of sunglasses Someone broke a window at a Tower Grove East martini bar.KSDK Alexandra Martellaro, KSDK 12:07 a.m. CST February 17, 2015 sunglasses (Photo: PhotoObjects.net, www.jupiterimages.com) 37 CONNECT 6 TWEET LINKEDIN COMMENT EMAIL MORE FAIRVIEW HEIGHTS, Ill. — A thief stole more than 100 pairs of sunglasses valued at over $30,000 from the Sunglass Hut at St. Clair Square Mall, police say. It happened Sunday morning around 9:30. Officers say employees noticed the suspect ducking down inside the mall kiosk. The suspect is described as a white male, approximately 32 years old with a thin build and short brown hair. He was wearing a gray hooded sweatshirt and a gray stocking cap. He escaped with two trash bags full of sunglasses in a dark blue Chevy car with Illinois plates. Officers say they attempted to stop the suspect, but he sped away, driving over concrete medians and running red lights. The suspect’s car was later found abandoned in a residential area of Fairview Heights. Anyone with information about this crime is asked to call the Fairview Heights Police Department at (618) 489-2100

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FAIRVIEW HEIGHTS, Ill. — A thief stole more than 100 pairs of sunglasses valued at over $30,000 from the Sunglass Hut at St. Clair Square Mall, police say.

It happened Sunday morning around 9:30. Officers say employees noticed the suspect ducking down inside the mall kiosk.

The suspect is described as a white male, approximately 32 years old with a thin build and short brown hair. He was wearing a gray hooded sweatshirt and a gray stocking cap. He escaped with two trash bags full of sunglasses in a dark blue Chevy car with Illinois plates.

Officers say they attempted to stop the suspect, but he sped away, driving over concrete medians and running red lights.

The suspect’s car was later found abandoned in a residential area of Fairview Heights.

Anyone with information about this crime is asked to call the Fairview Heights Police Department at (618) 489-2100 or CrimeStoppers at 1-866-371-TIPS.

Someone broke a window at a Tower Grove East martini bar.KSDK

37 6LINKEDINCOMMENTMORE

FAIRVIEW HEIGHTS, Ill. — A thief stole more than 100 pairs of sunglasses valued at over $30,000 from the Sunglass Hut at St. Clair Square Mall, police say.

It happened Sunday morning around 9:30. Officers say employees noticed the suspect ducking down inside the mall kiosk.

The suspect is described as a white male, approximately 32 years old with a thin build and short brown hair. He was wearing a gray hooded sweatshirt and a gray stocking cap. He escaped with two trash bags full of sunglasses in a dark blue Chevy car with Illinois plates.

Officers say they attempted to stop the suspect, but he sped away, driving over concrete medians and running red lights.

The suspect’s car was later found abandoned in a residential area of Fairview Heights.

Anyone with information about this crime is asked to call the Fairview Heights Police Department at (618) 489-2100 or CrimeStoppers at 1-866-371-TIPS.

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