BCSO searches for young shoplifting suspect who brandished knife at Ross
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — The Bernalillo County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s help to identify a young boy accused of shoplifting.
According to BCSO, the boy – estimated to be between 10 and 13 years old – stole eight purses from the Ross Dress for Less store in the South Valley. They said it happened on Nov. 22 at around 11:30 a.m.
The boy who was wearing a black Chicago Bulls sweatshirt, was confronted by a loss prevention officer as he attempted to leave the store. At that point, the boy brandished a knife and threatened, “Don’t try to stop me,” because fleeing.
The boy was seen getting into a silver van outside that was driven by an adult.
Anyone with information is encouraged to contact BCSO detectives by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org or by calling (505) 798-7000.
The offender entered a silver van driven by a Hispanic adult. pic.twitter.com/9TCvtX3atH— BCSO (Sheriff) NM (@BCSONM) December 8, 2023