Man steals $7K in cigarettes from dollar store

Posted at 2:07 PM, May 21, 2016
and last updated 2016-05-21 14:07:40-04

A suspect is on the loose after police say he stole $7,000 worth of cigarettes and cash from the cash register at the Dollar Paradise on W. 65th Monday.

Police say the man walked into the store around 7:45 p.m. during operating store hours.  They said he then hid in the back of the store and took them items after the store closed.

None of the employees noticed the man was inside of the store police said.

If anyone recognizes this suspect, please contact Detective Janet Murphy at 216-623-5218 or e-mail at