Police looking for man who robbed a Walmart then scooted away on a cart

Posted at 12:32 PM, Mar 24, 2017

Pinellas County Sheriff's Office is looking for a man who stole from a Walmart, then scooted away on a shopping cart.




It happened on March 16 at around 1:50 p.m. at the Walmart located at 10237 Bay Pines Blvd. in Seminole.

Police say the suspect walked into the store, put about $650 worth of merchandise, including laundry detergent, snow crab and a closet organizer into his cart, and made his way to the front of the store.

Surveillance shows him walk past a closed cashier counter and scoot away from the store on his shopping cart all the way to an older model white pickup truck with raised sides that likely contain cargo boxes.

The suspect is described as a white male, 40-50 years old, with short brown/gray hair. He appeared to have a medium complexion and was wearing a blue long-sleeve shirt with light blue jeans and dark sunglasses on his head.

We ask anyone with information about this case is asked to contact Burglary/Pawn Unit Detective R. Weil at 727-582-6337. To remain anonymous and be eligible for a reward, contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-873-TIPS or