Police look for suspect with a sweet tooth

Police looking for candy theft suspect in Dayton. (Photo/Dayton Police Department)
Police looking for candy theft suspect in Dayton. (Photo/Dayton Police Department)

DAYTON, Ohio (WDTN) – Dayton police are looking for a candy bandit.

Investigators say the suspect was caught on surveillance at the Dollar General at 1431 Wayne Avenue last week.

They say he grabbed a shopping basket, loaded it up with candy bars to the brim and walked out of the store.

Police say they have received a lot of tips about who people think he is.  Officers identified the suspect as Jason Butts.

Do you know where Butts is right now?  Give Crime Stoppers a call at 222-7867.

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