Police seek suspect who stole laptops from Powhatan County Walmart

POWHATAN COUNTY, Va. (WRIC) — Authorities are asking for the public’s help identifying a suspect who stole multiple laptops from a Walmart in Powhatan County earlier this month.

The alleged incident occurred at around 8:30 p.m. on January 4. According to the Powhatan County Sheriff’s Office, the suspect entered the store — located in the 1900 block of Anderson Highway — and later walked out with two laptops valued at over $1,000.

The suspect was last seen fleeing the scene in a bright blue Kia Soul.

Anyone with information is asked to call Powhatan Crime Solvers at (804) 403-HELP and reference incident number 2018-000424 or speak to Sgt. Riopedre.

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