Police: Fayetteville smoke shop thieves cut holes in roofs to break in
Posted May 12
Fayetteville, N.C. — Fayetteville detectives are investigating a string of break-ins at tobacco stores across the county.
There were a total of eight break-ins between April 11 and May 10 at seven different shops, according to the Fayetteville Police Department. The thieves have stolen more than $60,000 worth of cigarettes and tobacco products.
The break-ins occurred at:
» The Tobacco Road Outlet, 590 Cedar Creek Road, Suite 112
» Sun Do, 2014 Ramsey St.
» Stop One Tobacco, 817 Hope Mills Road
» Smoke Shop, 541 Bonanza Drive
» Kwik Shop Food Mart, 2103 Owen Drive
» Discount Tobacco, 1815 Ramsey street
» Lake Lynn Short Stop, 3563 Gillespie St.
The unknown suspects cut a hole in the rood of the businesses to get in and out, police said.
Anyone with information about the break-ins should call Det. Z. Pittman at 910-580-2282 or Crime Stoppers at 910-483-8477.