A thief was caught on digital camera making an attempt to cowl up his crime at a Bethany laundromat that value an condo complicated a whole lot of dollars.
“He was wanting across the room, wanting on the cameras,” stated Brady Schmiedeberg, with the Bethany Police Division.
Police stated a person apparently in 50s went contained in the laundromat on the Council Crossing Flats close to North Council Street and Northwest twenty third Road. He wasn’t washing garments. Cameras did seize him pacing forwards and backwards for a number of minutes and choosing up shirts as if he was about to fold them.
“He principally rolls on prime of the machines and strikes the digital camera,” Schmiedeberg stated.
The person coated the digital camera lens with a towel after which robbed the change machine.
“He comes again later and steals hundreds of dollars’ value of quarters,” Schmiedeberg stated.
Police assume it’s potential the identical man is related with different thefts within the space.
Anybody with details about the person’s id is requested to name the Bethany Police Division at 405-789-2323.
WEBVTT PAUL: THIS DOES NOT MAKE SENSEWHEN YOU SEE IT.KOCO’S PATRINA ADGER HAS THESTORY NEW AT 10:00PATRINA IT’S A COIN CAPER CAUGHT: ON CAMERA.THE MAN WAS LOOKING AROUND THEROOM, LOOKING AT THE CAMERAS.BETHANY POLICE SAY TH MAN, SAIDTO BE IN HIS 50’S, WENT INSIDETHE LAUNDROMAT AT THE COUNCICROSSING APARTMENTS BUT HE WASNOT WASHING CLOTHES.WATCH AS HE PACES BACK AND FORTHFOR SEVERAL MINUTES, PICKING UPSHIRTS AS THOUGH HE IS ABOUT TOFOLD THEM BUT THEN HE BASICALLYROLLS ON TOP OF THE MACHINES ANDMOVES THE CAMERA.THERE HE IS IN STEALTH FASHIONROLLING ON TOP THE MACHINES,COVERING THE CAMERA LENS WITH ATOWEL.WHEN POLICE SAY HE ROBBED THCHANGE MACHINE.>> HE COMES BACK LATER ANDSTEALS $one thousand WORTH OF QUARTERS.POLICE THINK IT’S POSSIBLE HE ISCONNECTED TO OTHER THEFTS IN THEAREA.BETHANY POLICE NEED HELP