UPDATE: The suspect has been identified as Thomas C. Van Note of Mohnton. Charges were filed and Van Note was taken in to custody on 8/19/2019.
The Central Berks Regional Police Department is investigating a theft of cartons of cigarettes that occurred at Turkey Hill, 3057 Saint Lawrence Avenue, Saint Lawrence Borough on two separate occasions - 7/11/2019 and 7/16/2019. On these dates, the same pictured male entered the store and went to the stock room as if he was going to us the restroom. While in the stock room, the male forcibly entered a locked storage cabinet where extra cartons of cigarettes were kept and stole several cartons. The male was operating a dark-colored 2002 Chevrolet Blazer bearing PA registration KZM6457. We are working to see if the owner of the vehicle was involved in this incident or not. Anyone that can identify the male in the attached photographs is asked to submit a tip through our secure CRIMEWATCH portal or contact Det. Ronald Linderman at 610-779-1100 EXT. 241.