Police search for East Nashville porch thief

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Posted at 8:59 PM, Feb 22, 2021
and last updated 2021-02-22 21:59:43-05

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WTVF) — Metro Nashville Police detectives asked for the public's help in their effort to identify a man who's been stealing packages and items from people's porches in East Nashville.

Police say the man has stolen from the porches of at least six different homes at various times throughout the day.

The suspect drives a blue Chevrolet sedan, possibly a Cobalt. He is a black man who appears to be in his 50s or 60s. He has worn overalls, a Titans ball cap and appears to walk with a limp.

Anyone who may recognize him was asked to call Crime Stoppers at 615-742-7463. Callers to Crime Stoppers can remain anonymous and qualify for a cash reward.