HIGHLAND (CBSLA.com) — Police sought the public’s help Monday to identify a man who was caught on camera stealing several propane tanks from a gas station in Highland.
Surveillance video captured the suspect pulling up to Valero gas station, located on Baseline Street, in a white Ford Ranger just after 3 a.m. on Nov. 28, according to the San Bernardino Sheriff’s Department.READ MORE: 4 Dead, 1 Injured In 'Ambush-Style' Shooting At House Party In Inglewood
Deputies said the driver backed up the truck to the propane cage and placed nine tanks inside while a second suspect distracted the clerk by purchasing items inside the store.
Detectives described the suspect as a Caucasian man who was last seen wearing a black and gray flannel button down jacket with a white T-shirt.READ MORE: Inside SoCal: 1/23 Wrap-Up
A description of the second suspect was not provided.
According to detectives, the vehicle appears to be a late 1990s or early 2000s model with a camper shell attached.MORE NEWS: 2 Dead, 1 Injured After Pursuit Ends In Crash In Willowbrook
Anyone with information regarding the whereabouts or identity of this suspect has been urged to contact the Highland Police Department at (909) 864-6861.