West Melbourne police on alert after burglary reported at Ace Hardware store – Florida Today
West Melbourne police are on the alert for a tool store burglar who made off with several electric drills over the weekend.
The break-in happened sometime Sunday morning at the Ace Hardware store, 3221 W. New Haven Ave. Police released surveillance video stills showing the man hauling away a large box with a bag tossed over his shoulder.
No arrests have been made.
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Police also say the man may have been responsible for a vehicle burglary that occurred in the area on the same day. Details on that burglary were not immediately available.
The tools taken from Ace Hardware Store include a $40, 18-volt Dewalt drill with a charger; a 20 Black and Decker drill valued at $40; and a Dremel tool kit.
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Anyone with information on the case is asked to contact West Melbourne police at 321-723-9673.
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