KPD e-News Release: K.P.D. Detectives Seeking Identity of Chainsaw Thief

Kingsport Police Department

200 Shelby Street • Kingsport, TN 37660

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

SUBJECT: K.P.D. Detectives Seeking Identity of Chainsaw Thief
DATE: February 23, 2017
CASE #: 17-003479
On February 13, 2017 at approximately 11:00 AM, an unidentified white male suspect stole a Stihl chainsaw (nearly $1,100 value) from Cox Tractor Company, located at 2720 North John B. Dennis Highway in Kingsport.

The theft was captured on store surveillance video, and a photo taken from that footage has been included in this release. A short clip of the actual video has also been made available for viewing on the K.P.D. YouTube channel accessible via the link below:

Anyone who recognizes him is asked to contact Detectives in the K.P.D. Criminal Investigations Division at 423-229-9429 or call 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

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