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More than $70k of merchandise stolen in smash and grab at East Memphis cellular store

MPD is advising anyone who has any information about the robbery to call CrimeStoppers at 901-528-CASH.
Credit: MPD

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Memphis Police Department responded to smash and grab robbery at cellular store located in the 3900 block of Park Ave. Friday, Jan. 27.

According to MPD, $70,000 worth of merchandise was stolen from the store.

Allegedly, there were multiple persons involved in the robbery, both men and women who were said to be driving several cars. MPD said investigators believe the group is connected to other robberies in the city.

MPD is advising anyone who has any information about the robbery to call CrimeStoppers at 901-528-CASH.

Burglary 3900 Block of Park Avenue Report #2301014179ME MEMPHIS, TN – On January 27, 2023, MPD Officers responded to a burglary in progress in the 3900 Block of Park Ave. When Officers arrived, they saw several vehicles leaving the parking lot and discovered broken glass at the business and several items from the business in the parking lot. Approximately $70,000 worth of merchandise was taken from the business. Investigators later discovered that multiple cars and suspects, both male and female, participated in the burglary. The suspects are believed to be responsible for additional burglaries in the city. Anyone with information about this incident should call Crime Stoppers at 528-CASH. You will be given a secret ID number, and your identification will remain completely anonymous. You can also submit your tip at http:www.crimestopmem.org, where you will be able to review wanted fugitives and safely send investigators any helpful information on the suspect or suspects responsible for this crime. You can submit anonymous tips from our free and secure mobile app by searching your app store for “P3 Tips”. If an arrest is made, you could be eligible to receive a cash reward of up to $2000 from Crime Stoppers of Memphis and Shelby County, Inc. About the Memphis Police Department The Memphis Police Department is a premier law enforcement agency that serves and protects the citizens of Memphis, Tennessee. Our purpose is to create and maintain public safety in the city of Memphis. We do so with focused attention on preventing and reducing crime, enforcing the law, and apprehending criminals.

Posted by Memphis Police Department est.1827 on Sunday, January 29, 2023

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