*UPDATE March 11 – Click here for Boone Police Arrest Two In Wal-Mart Electric Cart Theft
High Country Crime Stoppers and Boone Police seek the public’s assistance in solving the following crime:
On February 16th, 2013, at approximately 430pm, a white male with dark hair, wearing jeans, a black blazer and sun glasses and a black male wearing grey sweatpants, a red hoodie and sunglasses entered Wal-Mart, riding on the electric shopping carts. Upon leaving the store, the black male parked his electric cart, but the white male drove his cart out of the store. Both suspects loaded the electric cart into a vehicle and fled the scene. The suspect vehicle is a silver station wagon with black racks on the top and a large Appalachian State “A” sticker in the middle of the rear window.
Anyone with information on this crime or any other crime is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 828-268-6959 / 828-737-0125 or the Boone Police Department at 828-268-6900. All information will be kept confidential.
High Country Crime Stoppers pays rewards for information, which leads to arrests; recovery of stolen property; seizure of drugs and the location of wanted persons.