Sheriff's Office Seeks Public's Help Identifying Fuel Theft Suspect

March 29, 2022

On March 24, 2022, just before 2:00 AM, a heavy-set white male with long brown hair and a beard and wearing light blue jeans, a dark hoodie, and gray shoes was observed on surveillance video siphoning gasoline from several vehicles parked at the "A Good Mechanic" auto repair business located at 1 Widefield Boulevard in the Security/Widefield area of unincorporated El Paso County.

Also captured on video was the suspect's vehicle described as a 1999-2004 silver Jeep Grand Cherokee that was missing its front bumper, had sun damage/oxidation to its hood, and no attached front license plate.

Still images from this video are attached to this media release of both the suspect and this vehicle.  If you have any information that may help us identify this suspect, please call the Sheriff's Office tip line at 719-520-7777.  If you have real-time information on the suspect's location please call Dispatch at 719-390-5555.

The El Paso County Sheriff's Office greatly appreciates the public's ongoing assistance in working together to mitigate crime and keep our community safe and by providing information that helps us bring those accused of criminal activity to accountability.

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MR 22-030