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Police seek public's help identifying Petaluma shoplifting suspect

Published: Wednesday, January 9, 2013 at 9:00 a.m.
Last Modified: Wednesday, January 9, 2013 at 9:00 a.m.

An apparent Giants fan was caught on tape Tuesday at the Kmart store in Petaluma, where security personnel believe he walked off with about $300 in merchandise, leaving the packaging behind, police said.

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Police are looking for this man, suspected in the theft of merchandise from a Kmart in Petaluma on Tuesday, Jan. 9, 2013.


Authorities hope someone recognizes the young man, believed to be in his early 20s or late teens.

He was wearing a San Francisco Giants lanyard around his neck while in the North McDowell Boulevard store, authorities said.

Among the items stolen were an Internet router, cables, batteries and a laser pointer. The suspect apparently hid them in his clothes, police said.

Anyone recognizes the individual in the surveillance photo is asked to call police at (707) 778-4372.

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