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Man dressed as chef steals syringes from veterinarian hospital

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Boca Raton, FL – Boca Raton Police are looking to identify a man wanted in connection with a theft from the Calusa Veterinarian Hospital and a Valero Gas Station within minutes of each other.  The suspect was caught on surveillance cameras at both locations wearing a chef’s jacket.


In the first incident, the suspect entered the Calusa Veterinarian Hospital on North Congress Avenue around 11:00am on October 13, 2011.  He walked past the front desk and into an exam room where he stole several syringes and needles.  The suspect is seen on surveillance video entering the hospital.  In the next incident the suspect is seen on camera entering the Valero Gas station on Congress Avenue.  The suspect walks up to a cooler and grabs a bottle of water and V8 juice, then puts his hand over his face while walking past a security camera.  He then walks to the pharmaceutical isle, opens a box of Tampax tampons and steals one tampon from the box.  Video clearly captures the suspect at the register paying for the items with a stolen credit card.


Anyone with information of the identity of the suspect is asked to call the Boca Raton Police Services Department’s Tip Line at 561-416-3350 or anonymously text a tip to 274637 (CRIMES). In the text area type “BRPD” and the tip.