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Thieves with yellow crowbars break into Memphis gas station in the middle of the night, get away with Newport cigarettes and change

Memphis Police say the three suspects drove off in a black Infiniti sedan with a moonroof.
Credit: Memphis Police Department

MEMPHIS, Tennessee — Three thieves in Memphis, the home of the King of Rock-n-Roll, are wanted for burglary of a business after getting away with less than a king’s ransom.

According to the Memphis Police Department, three people --who were dressed in black-- used yellow crowbars and broke into the Shell gas station at 1781 Getwell May 17. The burglars’ booty? Cartons of Newport cigarettes and change.

If you have information that can help investigators catch these suspects, call Memphis CrimeStoppers at 901-528-2274. Calls are anonymous and you could earn a cash reward.

Burglary of A Business Shell Station 1700 Block of Getwell Road Report #2105006705ME MEMPHIS, TN – On May 17, 2021, at...

Posted by Memphis Police Department est.1827 on Wednesday, May 26, 2021