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Police search for suspect in 15 Fayetteville burglaries

Posted January 21
Updated February 15

— Fayetteville police are asking for the public's help to find a suspect involved in a string of burglaries targeting mainly Asian restaurants.

Fayetteville police said the suspect is linked to 15 burglaries, primarily at Asian restaurants, dating back to Nov. 2016. The latest burglary occurred on Jan. 21 at the Little China located at 3837 Ramsey St.

The suspect is believed to be driving a white 2011-2014 Ford Focus hatchback with dark-tinted windows.

Authorities linked the Saturday burglary to five other Asian restaurants that were broken into from Nov. 25 to Dec. 16 last year.

Some of the other burglaries occurred at:

–Nov.25, 2016 – China King located at 3915 Ramsey St.

–Dec. 1, 2016 – Hibachi Grill located at 3901 Ramsey St.

–Dec.1, 2016 – Golden China located at 2724 Bragg Blvd.

–Dec.16, 2016 – China One located at 3308 Bragg Blvd.

–Dec.16, 2016 – Little China located at 3837 Ramsey St.

Anyone with information about the suspect's identity or the burglary investigations should call Det. A. Dickinson at 910-709-7812 or Crime Stoppers at 910-483-8477.

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  • Len White Feb 15, 2017
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    Hint: Mount your camera at face level and you’d get some useful information. Leave a dummy camera up high where the bad guys can see it and hide your ‘real’ camera(s) at normal head-height….