Surprise Police seek help locating shoplifting suspect

This man is the primary suspect in a July 5 shoplifting at the WinCo store in Surprise. [Courtesy Surprise Police]
Tim Klarkowski
Special to Independent Newsmedia

The Surprise Police are currently seeking the public’s assistance identifying a shoplifting suspect.

Around 11 p.m. July 5, a male subject entered the WinCo store in the area of Bell Road and State Route 303 and shoplifted two bottles of Malibu rum. The man subsequently leaves the store on foot.

He is believed to be involved in at least one other incident of a similar nature.

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Anyone with any information leading to the location or identity of the suspect is asked to contact Detective Forbrook at 623-222-4182, or call 623-222-TIPS (8477).

Tips can also be emailed to

 When contacting the police refer to Incident # 170701745.

Editor’s Note; Sgt. Tim Klarkowski is a public information officer for the Surprise Police Department

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