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Police try to ID man in vehicle break-in

Posted August 14, 2009 8:09 a.m. EDT

— Durham police are trying to identify a man who they believe broke into a work van early Aug. 1.

A man stole several tools from the van, which was parked at 4319 Western Park Place, near Hillsborough Road. He fled on a dark-colored mountain bike.

Surveillance photos released Thursday show a thin white man, about 6 feet tall. He was carrying a dark book bag and wore khaki pants and a beige shirt with a palm tree design on it.

Anyone with information should call Investigator Smith at 560-4583, ext. 29366 or Crime Stoppers at 919-683-1200.Crime Stoppers pays cash rewards for tips that help solve cases, and callers never have to identify themselves.