Lehigh Acres cell phone burglar sought

CREATED Dec. 17, 2013

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LEHIGH ACRES, Fla. - Lee County deputies are searching for the man that broke into and burglarized a Lehigh Acres cell phone store.

The burglary happened on Tuesday December 10th at about 6:30 a.m.  Deputies responded to the Metro PCS store at 5624 8th Street West.

The front glass door to the businesses had been smashed.  Inside deputies discovered a cell phone missing from its display table and a security chain hanging loose.

Nothing else could be determined stolen at this time. Surveillance photos with time stamp show the male suspect committing the theft and quickly exiting the store.

If you can identify the suspect or know anything about the Metro PCS burglary, call the Lee County Sheriff's Office at 477-1000.  Or, to remain anonymous and be eligible for a cash reward of up to $1,000, call Southwest Florida Crime Stoppers at 1-800-780-TIPS (8477).