Hollywood, Maryland - The St. Mary's County Sheriff's Office needs your help in identifying the suspect and or the vehicle pictured below. The same suspect operating the same vehicle broke into the Pepsi machine at Snellman's Store 3 times since June 2014.
On June 4, 2014, at approximately 3:09 AM, a heavy set black male suspect broke the lock off of the Pepsi machine located in front of Snellman's Store on Sotterly Road. The suspect opened the machine and stole the money located inside. The suspect was operating a possibly older model, conversion style, maroon, passenger van with light colored pin striping. CASE #30302-14
On September 7, 2014, at approximately 1:26 AM, the same heavy set black male suspect broke the lock off of the same Pepsi machine and stole the money located inside. The suspect was operating the same maroon van with pin striping. CASE #48148-14
On November 29, 2014, at approximately 1:36 AM, the same heavy set black male suspect, once again, broke into the Pepsi machine and stole the money contained inside. He was operating the same maroon van with pin striping. CASE #63647-14
The following are images from video surveillance from two of the thefts:
St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office offers rewards of up to $1,000 for information about a crime in St. Mary's County that leads to an arrest or indictment. Anyone with information regarding the identity of this suspect or about these crimes in general may contact CRIME SOLVERS at 301.475.3333, (callers can remain anonymous), or text a tip to "TIP239" plus your message to '"CRIMES" (274637).