Port St Lucie Walmart parking lot crime: Police search for vehicle burglary suspect

PORT ST LUCIE, Fla. - A search is underway by Port St Lucie police to find the person accused of burglarizing a truck in the Walmart parking lot at 1850 SW Gatlin Blvd.

Police say that on Saturday night just before 6 p.m. a man thought to be in his late 50s or early 60s took power tools from the bed of a pickup truck in the Walmart parking lot.

The suspect, according to investigators, was spotted on surveillance video walking to a newer model Dodge Caravan with a bag of merchandise.

Police say that the man first passed the pickup truck and then returned to take the tools.

The owner of the tools reports that an orange Rigid circular saw, a red Black and Decker grinder and a red Port Cable 6 gallon air compressor were taken from his vehicle.

Anyone with information about the incident should contact the Port St Lucie Police Department at 772-871-5001 or Treasure Coast Crime Stoppers at 800-273-TIPS.


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