Police: Thief took advantage of shopper’s good will

Theft suspect at Goodwill store. (Photo/Riverside Police Department)
Theft suspect at Goodwill store. (Photo/Riverside Police Department)

RIVERSIDE, Ohio (WDTN) – Riverside police hope you can help them identify a theft suspect.

Police say the man convinced an elderly shopper at a Goodwill Store in Dayton to take him home to see some antiques.

Police say the suspect then stole from the victim’s Riverside home.

The suspect is described as having light colored skin. He was wearing glasses and a blue shirt at the time.  He left the store in a dark colored pickup truck.

Goodwill store theft truck.  (Photo/Riverside Police Department)
Goodwill store theft truck. (Photo/Riverside Police Department)

Call the Riverside Police Department if you recognize the man. That phone number is 937-233-1801.

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