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State police look for suspect who stole wallet, rifle in Hunker |

State police look for suspect who stole wallet, rifle in Hunker

| Friday, January 20, 2017 2:24 p.m
Anyone able to identify this individual is asked to contact Trooper Cole at the Greensburg State Police Barracks.

State police are looking for a man who allegedly took a wallet and flintlock muzzleloader rifle from a vehicle in Hunker on Dec. 30.

Investigators on Friday released surveillance photos of the suspect, who police said used credit cards in the wallet to make $540 worth of purchases at GetGo and Walmart stores in East Huntingdon and a Sheetz in Scottdale.

The suspect is described as a thin, white man in his 20s with dark hair. He was wearing a green knit hat, black jacket, black-and-gray hooded sweatshirt, denim jeans and work boots in the surveillance images.

The man’s sport utility vehicle is described as dark colored with a burned-out driver’s side light and possibly a roof rack.

Anyone with information is asked to call state police at 724-832-3288.

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