Police are asking for your help this week to solve burglary from a Sprint store. If you have information about this crime, don’t try to take action on your own. Anonymous tips, including photos and videos, can be submitted by texting LEXPD plus the tip to CRIMES (274637). Information can also be sent anonymously through Bluegrass Crime Stoppers at 859-253-2020 or www.bluegrasscrimestoppers.com.
Crime of the Week
At 3:45 a.m. Oct. 24, someone with a backpack approached the Sprint store at 3705 Nicholasville Road.
The man used a large rock to smash through the front door. Inside, he tore several devices from their security tethers before fleeing.
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Bluegrass Crime Stoppers is offering a reward of up to $1,000 for information leading to the solving of this crime.
Suspect of the Week
This week’s Suspect of the Week is James Tyler Wells, wanted on charges of receiving stolen property and violating parole. Wells is described as 28 years old, white, standing 6 feet, 1 inch tall, and weighing 150 pounds (see photo above).