Authorities need your help in Scott County burglary case


Scott County police need your help in identifying a burglary suspect in connection with an incident that occurred early Sunday morning.

The incident occurred at the Discount Tobacco store on U.S. 23 South near the Virginia - Tennessee state line.

Thousands of dollars' worth of cigarettes, tobacco related items, lottery tickets, and candy were taken, along with an undisclosed amount of cash.

Surveillance footage shows a white man with a goatee who was wearing a dark hooded sweatshirt, khaki or tan pants, and white shoes entering the store and taking the items.

If you have any information, you're asked to call the Scott County Sheriff's Office at 276-386-9111 or 276-386-1351.