KPD e-News Release: Female Suspect Arrested/Unidentified Male Suspect Sought in Multiple Shoplifting Incidents

Kingsport Police Department

200 Shelby Street • Kingsport, TN 37660

ThomasMPatton • 423-229-9433 (Desk) • 423-224-2786 (FAX)

SUBJECT: Female Suspect Arrested/Unidentified Male Suspect Sought in Multiple Shoplifting Incidents
DATE: October 6, 2014
A female suspect has been arrested and an unidentified male suspect is being sought in connection with multiple felony shoplifting incidents.

On three separate occasions, September 2, September 4, and September 14, 2014, an unidentified white male suspect shoplifted a grand total in excess of $2,000 in merchandise from Wal-Mart, located at 3200 Fort Henry Drive in Kingsport. In each of the three incidents, included in the stolen loot was the same make and model of pressure washer.

On all three occasions, the white male suspect was traveling in a white 2002 Buick Sedan, displaying Virginia registration YAV5969. Also on all three occasions, he was accompanied by a white female suspect who has been identified as Sharon Louise Wilson. Ms. Wilson has already been located and charged with felony shoplifting.

Photos of the white male suspect taken from surveillance video in all three incidents are included in this release. In all three photos, he can be seen wheeling the same make and model of pressure washer out of Wal-Mart in a shopping cart. The actual surveillance video has been made available for viewing on the K.P.D. YouTube channel via the following links:

The white male suspect is still unidentified and at large. Detectives are asking for anyone who may know his identity and/or whereabouts to contact them in the K.P.D. Criminal Investigation Division at 423-229-9429 or Kingsport Central Dispatch at 423-246-9111.

Name Unknown
Race/Gender White/Male
Charge(s) Felony Shoplifting (pending)
Name Sharon Louise Wilson
Age Date of Birth 4/19/1957

57 Years of Age

Race/Gender White/Female
Residency 169 Elk Drive

Bristol, VA

Charge(s) Felony Shoplifting

Make Buick
Year 2002
Type Sedan
Color White
License # Virginia Registration YAV5969
Thomas M. Patton, Public Information Officer

Kingsport Police Department Professional Standards Unit

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