LUBBOCK, TX (KCBD) - Lubbock police are searching for a man caught on camera smashing a jewelry case with a sledge hammer and stealing handfuls of jewelry from Walmart at 6315 82nd Street.
Police got the call around 8 a.m. Sunday morning, Feb. 10.
The police report says the suspect can be seen on video walking to the hardware section, picking up a sledgehammer and smashing the jewelry case.
Video then shows the suspect putting two handfuls of jewelry into a black case and fleeing out the west doors of the store.
An employee tried to chase him but lost the suspect among nearby residences.
We’ll continue to update this story as more details are released.