A suspect wanted in connection with a car theft at a Clearwater dealership is caught on a surveillance photo.
CLEARWATER – Pinellas County Sheriff’s detectives are asking for the public’s help to locate a grand theft auto suspect who stole a car from a Clearwater dealership.
According to the detectives assigned to the Arson/Auto Theft Unit, the theft occurred Tuesday, Oct. 1, at about 12:52 p.m. at the Lokey Nissan Service Center, 27758 U.S. 19 N. in Clearwater.
The suspect stole a 2005 white Nissan Altima 4 door with FL tag J57WCG. The vehicle was in for service at the time of the theft. It is unknown which direction the suspect left the parking lot.
The suspect is described as a bald, white male who was last seen wearing black sunglasses, jeans and a white T-shirt with writing on the front left chest and a star on the back.
Anyone with information on this theft is asked to contact Cpl. Johnson of the Arson/Auto Unit at 582-6200 or to remain anonymous and be eligible for a reward contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-873-TIPS or www.crimestoppersofpinellas.org.