Hundreds Of Sunglasses Stolen, Valued At $16,600

Posted at 10:12 AM, Feb 25, 2016
and last updated 2016-02-25 15:34:50-05

Officials have confirmed more than $16,000 worth of sunglasses have been stolen from Prime Outlet Mall.

The incident happened around 6 a.m. Thursday at the Sunglass Hut. Officers with the Lebanon Police Department responded to an alarm and discovered a broken glass pane in the storefront.

Police noted several sunglasses were on the floor and many appeared to be missing from the cases.

The manager of the store went through the inventory and discovered around 241 pairs of sunglasses were stolen. They were valued at $16,600.

Surveillance footage showed a suspect breaking the glass, entering the store, and filling up a plastic tote with sunglasses.

Authorities said the suspect was wearing blue pants, a dark-color hoodie, tan gloves, and possibly a mask.

Anyone with information on this crime has been urged to contact Detective Whitefield at 615-453-4345.