ABERDEEN, Wash. - Aberdeen Police are seeking the public's help in finding the suspect in a residential burglary Friday that occured in the 600 block of 3rd Avenue.
Police Captain John Green tells us the reporting person told officers that when he came home he saw a male subject running into the brush away from the rear of his apartment. The victim reported that he discovered his safe outside his apartment.
The suspect was described as a male wearing a dark colored "hoodie" type sweatshirt, and jeans. The jeans were described as being a lighter color. The victim reported a large amount of money being stolen during the burglary. The Aberdeen Police K-9 was brought in and conducted a track, but no suspect was located.
Entry into the home appeared to be forced as pry marks were located near a door. Green said it was unknown if this case is linked to the other burglary reports the Aberdeen Police Department have received in the area.
Anyone with information on this, or other, cases are asked to call the Aberdeen Police Department at 533-3180 or the tip line at 538-4450.