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Police Looking for Suspects in Video Gambling Machine Thefts

Another reported theft …

State Police are looking for suspects in a reported theft at a Schuylkill County truck stop.

They’ve identified one suspect of three from an incident that happened back on Jan. 17 at the Pilot Travel Center off Interstate 81 in Pine Grove Township.

Police say this trio made off with a “large sum of cash” taken from the video gambling machines inside the store.

PA Crime Stoppers released surveillance images of the two remaining suspects from the incident outside Pine Grove.

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All 3 suspects are identified as Hispanic men.

One of them was wearing a bright pink hoodie and white and pink sneakers. He also wore a black hat, eyeglasses, and black pants. He’s sporting a short beard, too. This suspect is described as about 6-foot tall.

Check out the drip on this guy.

The other suspect is about 5-foot, 5 inches tall and wore a black baseball-style hat, a black-and-gray Adidas hoodie, gray sweatpants, and black sneakers. He also wore a white face mask and also has a beard.

Police say this reported theft happened between 5:49-8:39 p.m. that night.

Anyone with information on this incident is being asked to contact State Police in Schuylkill Haven at 570-754-4600 or Pennsylvania Crime Stoppers at 1-800-4PA-TIPS or online at this tips form.


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