|Shortly after midnight on November 11, 2014, a white male suspect cut a security cable and stole a Baja Warrior Mini-Bike ($650 value) from the parking lot of Tractor Supply Company, located at 2606 Minnich Trail in Kingsport. At approximately 4:15 AM, the same suspect returned to the Tractor Supply parking lot and stole four Kohler engines ($430 value each/total value $1,720) after unbolting them from log splitters.
At the time of these incidents, the thief was driving a silver sedan. Photos of the suspect and his vehicle captured on surveillance video are included in this release. Two clips from the actual video footage have been made available for viewing on the K.P.D. YouTube channel via the links below:
Anyone who recognizes this individual or his vehicle or who may have any information which may help detectives solve this case is asked to call the K.P.D. Criminal Investigations Division at 423-229-9429 or Kingsport Central Dispatch at 423-246-9111.
Alternatively, if an individual who is able to supply information related to this or any other case wishes not to be identified, tips can be submitted anonymously via online “Citizen Feedback” forms available at the following link:
|Thomas M. Patton, Public Information Officer
Kingsport Police Department Professional Standards Unit