Man steals $700 from game store

Man steals $700 from game store
(SOURCE: MPD)
(SOURCE: MPD)

MEMPHIS, TN (WMC) - A man stole hundreds of dollars from a game store while the store clerk was distracted.

Memphis Police Department said a man went in the Game X-Change, at 1997 Union Avenue, and waited for the clerk to become distracted. While the clerk was distracted, the man went into the storage room of the store and took $707 from the cash box.

The man then left the store and drove off in a late-model, red Dodge, possibly a Charger.

He is described as a black male, 5-foot-10-inches tall, and weighs 195 pounds. He has a short afro and is approximately 28-32 years old.

He was wearing a white sleeveless t-shirt, jeans, and tan slippers.

If you have any information on this crime, call Crime Stoppers at 901-528-CASH.

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