Police searching for suspect who stole about $2,000 in cigarettes from NH gas station
HOOKSETT — Police are searching for a suspect who broke into a Sunoco gas station early Tuesday morning and stole about $2000 worth of cigarettes.
Hooksett police said they responded to the Sunoco at 1248 Hooksett Road for an alarm that had been triggered in the building.
Upon arrival, officers found the glass on the building's front door had been shattered. Surveillance footage showed an unidentified individual wearing a dark gray hooded sweatshirt over their head, black shorts and black sneakers smashing out the door window with what police believed to be a hammer.
The individual is then seen walking behind the counter and placing roughly $2,000 worth of Newport and Winston Cigarettes into a white trash bag before exiting the store.
Police are asking anyone with information regarding this incident to call the Hooksett Police Department at 603-624-1560.