KPD e-News Release: Suspects Sought in Coin Laundry Burglary

Kingsport Police Department

Dale Phipps, Chief of Police

200 Shelby Street • Kingsport, TN 37660

SUBJECT: Suspects Sought in Coin Laundry Burglary
DATE: June 18, 2021
CASE #: 21-009334
During the overnight hours of May 6-7, 2021 two white male suspects burglarized a locked storage room at the Lost Sock Laundry located at 733 West Stone Drive in Kingsport. The suspects then vandalized a change safe and stole over $100 in coins.

The suspects were captured on surveillance video at the scene of the crime. Photos of the suspects, taken from that footage, have been included in this release. Clips of the actual surveillance video have also been made available for viewing on the K.P.D. YouTube channel via the links below:

Anyone who recognizes either of them 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

423-229-9433 (Desk) • 423-343-9749 (FAX)


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