Melbourne Police Seek to Locate Suspect Captured on Surveillance Stealing Taillights Off Vehicle
By Space Coast Daily // July 6, 2021
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BREVARD COUNTY • MELBOURNE, FLORIDA – Melbourne Police are requesting assistance from the community in identifying a suspect captured on surveillance stealing taillights from a customer’s Dodge Ram 1500 truck parked at an auto repair shop on Aurora Road in Melbourne.
The unidentified suspect entered the parking lot at approximately 7:30 a.m. on June 27, 2021, driving a newer model blue Dodge SUV.
“He appeared to remove the bolts that secured the taillights to the victim’s truck. The same subject returns at approximately 9 p.m. driving a white crew cab Dodge truck and pulls the lights off the victim’s vehicle and stealing them.” said a Melbourne Police spokesperson.
The suspect is described as a white male, 45-55 years old, long gray ponytail and multiple tattoos on both arms.
If anyone can identify the suspect or has additional information on his whereabouts, police ask you to contact Sgt. Miller with the Criminal Investigations Division at 321-608-6731 or CRIMELINE at 1-800-423-TIPS (8477).