Burglar bashes $800 in damage at Kingsport retailer

(PHOTO: Kingsport P.D. / YouTube)

Kingsport detectives are seeking information on a suspect caught on camera in a burglary last month.

The agency released footage Thursday from the January 25 incident at Dollar General on 1197 North Eastman Road.

A male suspect can be seen in the grainy video clip using a brick to smash a front door to gain entry. Investigators said he caused $800 in damage to get away with $100 in cigarettes.

Anyone with information on this case can contact Detectives in the K.P.D. Criminal Investigations Division at 423-229-9429 or call Kingsport Central Dispatch at 423-246-9111.

Anonymous tips can be submitted by clicking here.

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