DAYTON, Ohio (WDTN) — Police are looking for the suspects accused of attempting to break into a local jewelry store.
According to the Huber Heights Police Department, two unidentified suspects attempted to break into TJ Precious Metals in Huber Heights around 9:30 p.m. on October 25.
According to police, a passerby saw one suspect attempting to find entry on the roof while the other was trying to cross a fence. The passerby called 911, and police quickly arrived on the scene.
The suspects split up when officers arrived and fled the scene, leading the officers on a foot chase. One suspect headed toward Kitteridge and Pepper Drive while the other ran for Cloud Park. Neither suspect was apprehended.
Police did find a book bag on the scene with a bb gun inside, Huber Heights Police said. Officers are still searching for the suspects.
Photos from the security footage show a person climbing up a pipe attached to the building, in direct view of the security camera. They are wearing black pants, a hoodie and grey gloves with a black and white mask over their face. Another image shows a suspect’s shoes to be black, white and red sneakers.
Anyone with information that may help identify the suspects is asked to contact the Huber Heights Police Division at 937-237-3594