Police hunt suspects in phone store burglary

275-888attHistoric City News readers are being asked if they have any information on the whereabouts of suspects being sought in connection with a burglary to the AT&T Store located in the 200 block of SR-312 earlier this week.

Deputies responded to a reported burglary at the business shortly after 3:00 a.m. this past Sunday. A cinder block was thrown through the glass front door. The four suspects then entered the store and removed numerous display phones and IPads with a retail value of nearly $7,800.

  • The description of the first suspect appeared to be a younger black male wearing a black hooded jacket with white sleeves, black pants, and white, black and yellow basketball style shoes.
  • The second suspect appeared to be a young black male as well wearing a black long sleeve jacket with a grey hood, black pants, white and black basketball style shoes and a black backpack worn backwards on the chest.
  • The third suspect was wearing a black hooded sweatshirt with a white in color design on the chest, white basketball style shoes with bright blue laces on both shoes.
  • The fourth suspect was wearing a gray hooded sweatshirt with a darker gray hood, gray and black pants with “knee pad” style designs in black on both knees and gray basketball style shoes.

Anyone with any information concerning this investigation or the identities of these individuals is asked to contact Detective J. Kroul at the St. Johns County Sheriff’s Office at (904) 209-1457 or by email at jkroul@sjso.org. You can also remain anonymous and possibly be eligible for a cash reward by calling Crime Stoppers of N.E. Florida at 1-(888)
277-TIPS (8477).

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