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Police searching for car dealership burglary suspect

By Laura Halm
Published On: Mar 07 2013 05:12:49 PM CST
KINGSPORT CASH BOX BURGLARY SUSPECT
KINGSPORT, Tenn. -

Kingsport Police need your help cracking a burglary case at a local car dealership.

Police showed us surveillance video, Kingsport detectives believe the man in the video broke into Rick Hill Imports back on February 6 and stole a cash deposit bag from the office.

Detective Martin Taylor says the suspect spent less than five minutes inside and used an unusual tool to smash open the box where the money was hidden.

"This person had particular type of hammer, a framing hammer. Very unusual that someone would have that, not a common hammer you would have laying around the house," added Detective Martin.

Anyone with information is asked to call police at (423) 229-9429.