Weatherford Democrat

December 31, 2013

Crime of the Week

Weatherford Democrat

On Monday, Dec. 23, at approximately 4 p.m., a white male appearing to be in his 40s, wearing a black or dark-colored jacket and blue jeans, with a receding hair line and two distinctive bald spots on the back top portion of his head, walked into Boost Mobile located in the 900 block of S. Main. The male subject asked to purchase an LG Optimist cellphone. The clerk retrieved the phone and set it on the sales counter, then returned to the back of the store to retrieve another phone at the suspect’s request. The suspect then fled the store on foot with the first phone without paying for it.

The Weatherford Police Department is encouraging anyone who may have information on this crime or any other criminal activity to contact the Weatherford Police Department at 817-598-4300 or Parker County Crime Stoppers at 817-599-5555 or 1-800-942-STOP. 

Up to a $1,000 reward will be paid for information about this crime and callers may remain anonymous.