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  Shoplifting Suspect Caught on Surveillance

Feb 18, 2014 13:24 ET

Durham Regional Police are asking the public to help identify a suspect wanted in connection with the theft of drugs from a Newcastle drug store.

On January 17, 2014 at approximately 12:00 p.m., a drug store in Newcastle was targeted, where the suspect selected a large quantity of over-the-counter medication and left the store without paying. A similar attempt was made in Bowmanville, but the suspect fled before completing the theft.

Suspect #1 is described as male, Asian, with a small build and wearing a blue jacket.

A photo of the suspect is attached and can be viewed at

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call Det. Aylward of East Division at 1-888-579-1520 ext. 1605.

Anonymous tips can be made to Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS) or online at and tipsters may be eligible for a cash reward of up to $2,000.

Below are attached files.
suspect thumb (JPG file, 30.3K bytes)
Image 1 (JPG file, 106.1K bytes)