Theft suspects nab trash bags full of cigarettes

Cigarette theft at gas station in Franklin. (WDTN Photo/Franklin Police Department)
Cigarette theft at gas station in Franklin. (WDTN Photo/Franklin Police Department)

FRANKLIN, Ohio (WDTN) – Franklin police are searching for two men who apparently had only one thing on their minds, cartons of cigarettes.

Store video captured two suspects breaking through a door to gain access to a Marathon gas station early Tuesday morning.

It shows the suspects heading straight for the cartons of cigarettes. They packed carton after carton into garbage bags before fleeing back out the broken door.

Police describe the men as wearing work boots, white gloves and masks. They believe the men left in a small white car.

Call the Franklin Police Department tip line at 937-743-1847 if you have any information about the crime.

 

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