Lottery ticket theft at Canadian Tire gas bar caught on tape: police
Windsor police released security video of a suspect wanted for theft of lottery tickets from a gas bar in Windsor. (YouTube)
Windsor police say they are looking for a suspect after lottery tickets were taken from a Canadian Tire gas bar.
Police have released the security video of the incident. It took place on Sept. 15 at about 3:30 p.m.
A man enters the gas bar located at 1234 Tecumseh Road East. He asks the employee if he can use the washroom and heads back to the washroom area. The video shows him opening and closing the washroom door, but not entering.
The man enters an office area and searches around. Police say he pries at a locked cabinet, dislodges some lottery tickets, and puts them in his pants and jacket.
He leaves the office and stops briefly at the lotto terminal to take an additional lottery play slip.
Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 519-255-6700 ext. 4830, Crime Stoppers anonymously at 519-258-8477 (TIPS), online at www.catchcrooks.com.