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This image, taken from security video, shows a masked man preparing to break into the Quick Way Food Mart, 700 Radium Springs Road, Albany, before dawn May 15. Police are hoping the public will help them find the thief. (Special photo)
Albany Quick Way Food Mart May 15, 2014 break-in
Albany police are asking the public's help in identifying the man who broke into the Quick Way food Mart, 700 Radium Springs Road, early on the morning of May 15. Attached is edited video footage of the smash and grab robbery.
ALBANY — Police are asking help from the public in the identification of a man who robbed a Quick Way Food Mart at 700 Radium Springs Road before dawn on May 15.
Mobile users can see the video here.
According to a report by an officer of the Albany Police Department, he and other other officers responded around 4:24 a.m. to an active alarm at that location. Upon arrival, police found the front glass door shattered, the report stated, and signs that entry had been made into the business. The officer said in a statement it appeared that the burglar had thrown a cement block through the glass causing it to shatter.
A block was also used to shatter the top portion of the same door, the report stated, which is where the suspected entered, the report stated. According to the report, the intruder smashed open the cash registers and took an undetermined amount of cash.
Anyone with information on the identity of the suspect is asked to call the Albany Police Department at (229) 431-2100 or anonymously to Crime Stoppers at (229) 436-TIPS (8477) for a possible reward.