Clearwater police are seeking information on this woman wanted in connection with the theft of Hulk Hogan’s wrestling shoe valued at $5,500.
CLEARWATER - Clearwater Police are investigating the theft of an expensive piece of memorabilia – an autographed wrestling shoe once worn by Hulk Hogan taken from his shop on Clearwater Beach.
According to a media release, a heavyset white female in her 50s took the shoe about 5:20 p.m. Sunday, March 16. The shoe is valued at $5,500,
Four white females – possibly from Michigan on spring break - came into Hogan’s Beach Shop at 5:16 p.m. Four minutes later, a large statue of Hogan fell over outside the premises, and store workers were temporarily distracted. That’s when the theft occurred.
Employees did not know the shoe was missing until Tuesday evening when they checked store security cameras and saw the theft.
The suspect is a heavyset white female in her 50s with light brown hair with blonde highlights. At the time of the theft, she was wearing a pink T-shirt, white shorts and flip-flops.
Anyone with information on the case should call Clearwater Police at 562-4242.