CAUGHT ON CAMERA: Man falls through ceiling in liquor store burglary

CAUGHT ON CAMERA: Man falls through ceiling in liquor store burglary
(Source: Lubbock Police Department)
(Source: Lubbock Police Department)

LUBBOCK, TX (KCBD) - Lubbock Police Detectives are searching for a man who was caught on camera falling through the ceiling of a liquor store during a burglary.

On April 10, officers were called to the Blue Box Liquor Store in the 1700 block of Parkway Drive following reports of a burglary.

Surveillance video shows around 2 a.m., the suspect got into the business through the ceiling. He fell through the ceiling, damaged property, stole cash and tried to steal some alcohol.

The police report says when the owner arrived at the store later that day, he noticed a ladder under some damaged ceiling tiles and items were knocked from the display shelving under the damaged ceiling tiles.

Lubbock Police urge anyone with information about this crime to call Crime Line at 806-741-1000.

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