Suspect arrested in speed skate theft
Updated: 7/27/2012 9:54 pm | Published: 7/27/2012 9:46 pm
KEARNS, Utah (ABC 4 News) - An arrest has been made following a theft at the Kearns Olympic Oval.
According to the Unified Police Department's Justin Hoyle, Jesse Michael Wood was identified following a release of the surveillance video from the scene. Detectives received multiple tips and additional information about the suspects, leading to Wood's arrest.
Wood and an unknown male entered the Kearns Olympic Skating Oval and committed several thefts from lockers. Officials say property stolen included two cell phones and a pair of custom skates that cost several thousand dollars.
Wood was booked into the Salt Lake County Jail for felony theft.
Authorities are reporting the unknown suspect at large has a mustache and a tattoo on his left shoulder.
If you have any information as to the identity of the second suspect, contact UPD at either 801-743-7000 or 801-967-4420.
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