CLEARWATER – Pinellas County Sheriff’s detectives are seeking the public’s assistance in locating two theft suspects who stole lobster tails from a Clearwater seafood market Thursday afternoon.
According to detectives, the suspects entered Wards Seafood Market & Galley, 1001 Belleair Road in Clearwater, at about 1:45 p.m. Aug. 28.
Two female suspects were seen standing near a tall cooler where the lobster tails were stored. After a few minutes, one of the female suspects is observed reaching in the cooler, taking multiple lobster tails and placing them in the bottom of a stroller.
The female suspects were then observed exiting the store and driving away in a newer model 4-door sedan that is maroon in color.
One suspect is described as a black female with short black hair. She was last observed wearing a black and white striped dress, carrying a black and white striped bag and pushing a stroller.
The second suspect is described as a black female with a lip piercing. She was last observed wearing a multi-colored striped dress, black hair cap and carrying a baby carrier.
The suspects had three young children with them at the time of the theft.
Anyone with information on this theft is asked to contact Detective M. Hilliard of the Burglary and Pawn Unit at 727-582-6200 or to remain anonymous and be eligible for a reward contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-873-TIPS or www.crimestoppersofpinellas.org.