Man Hides In Reynoldsburg Kmart Overnight To Steal Merchandise


Reynoldsburg police detectives are looking for a man who hid inside a Kmart store until it closed and then burglarized it.

Police said the man walked into the store, located at 1284 Brice Rd., just before closing time on October 19.

They said he hid in a restroom until all of the employees left and then stole $40,000 worth of jewelry, cigarettes and other merchandise.

Police said that surveillance video showed the man crawling on his hands and knees down an aisle and spending more than two hours in the store.

Anyone with information on this crime is asked to contact the Reynoldsburg Division of Police at (614) 866-6622.