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Burglar Accused of Stealing Newports During Dollar General Heist

He brought his own bag!

Police are looking for a person they say robbed a Dollar General store near New Ringgold earlier this month.

PA Crime Stoppers released surveillance photos of a man they say broke into the store during the early morning hours of May 11.

Police say the man pictured below threw a rock through the front door of the Dollar General along Summer Hill Rd. in E. Brunswick Twp. to gain entry.

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Photos: PA Crime Stoppers

Once inside the store, the burglar took out what police call a gift bag. He walked to the cigarette display case behind the counter and used a hammer to smash its glass.

The suspected thief then helped himself to “numerous” packs of Newports and then left the store.

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Anyone with information on this suspected burglary is asked to call Pennsylvania Crime Stoppers at 1-800-4PA-TIPS.

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