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Suspect Uses Welding Equipment to Break Into Coin Machines

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CORPUS CHRISTI (Kiii News) -

Corpus Christi police are looking to identify a man who allegedly broke into dispensing machines at the Ocean in Motion Laser Car Wash in the 14000 block of Northwest Boulevard just after midnight Sunday, March 9.

The suspect drove up in a Ford F-450 flatbed truck equipped with welding equipment and pulled up next to the towel and ArmorAll dispensing machines. The suspect then used a torch to cut the locks off of the machinery, but was startled by something and put his tools away, fleeing the scene in his truck.

If you can identify the suspect, please call the Corpus Christi Police Department's Property Crimes detectives at 361-886-2841, or call Crime Stoppers at 361-888-8477.

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