Burglary suspect steals TVs, beer

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WAVY) – The Newport News Police Department is investigating a burglary caught on surveillance last week.

Police say the incident happened June 12 during the early morning hours at TJ’s Sport Tavern located at 7015 Huntington Ave. An employee arrived around 6:30 a.m. and found the front door to the business smashed in.

Unknown suspect(s) entered the business after throwing a big piece of concrete through the door just before 4 a.m. Video showed a suspect take a 42” flat screen TV. Minutes later, the man returns and takes another flat screen TV before returning a third time to take several bottles of beer.

The suspect is described as a tall black male wearing a dark, short sleeved shirt with a white logo and appears to have dreadlocks. Anyone with information is asked to call the Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP.

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