Police Need Help Identifying Thief

On two separate occasions, the suspect has broken into the vending machines and, in one case, stole a 42” flat screen television from the complex gym, located at 1889 W. Queen Creek Road in Chandler. The thief struck on January 2, 2014 and again on January 20, 2014 in the early morning hours.  He uses a drill to bypass the lock, puts on gloves, and then takes the money from the machine.  The suspect is described as a while male, thin build with short dark hair and facial hair.

There may be other locations where this suspect has committed similar crimes.  If you recognize this man, or if you have any additional information, we encourage you to call the Chandler Police Department at 480-782-4130.