VIDEO: In with a sledgehammer, out with a cash register

Crime & Safety

Police are looking for a man accused of breaking into a store with a sledgehammer and walking out with cash.

According to the Port Wentworth Police Department, a Family Dollar on Highway 21 was burglarized early Thursday morning.

Surveillance video shows a suspect breaking through the front door with a sledgehammer and attempting to steal an ATM machine inside.

After failing to get the machine, he stole a cash register with about $200 in cash.

Anyone with information about the incident or suspect is asked to contact Port Wentworth police at 912-964-4360. Anonymous tips can also be forwarded to CrimeStoppers at 912-234-2020

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