Police need help identifying cigarette thief

Unknown man fled in stolen 2013 Dodge Avenger


JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – The Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office is asking the public’s help identifying a Florida man who robbed a convenience store Wednesday.

An unknown black male entered the Speedway convenience store at 3712 Philips Highway, went behind the counter and stole $1,440 worth of cigarettes, police said

The employee ran out of the store and saw the man flee in a 21013 silver Dodge Avenger with Florida tag L520TZ, police said.

Authorities said the car was reported stolen.

Anyone who recognizes the man in the photo, or knows the location of the stolen car is asked to call the JSO at 904-630-0500 or email at JSOCrimeTips@jaxsheriff.org.

To remain anonymous call Crime Stoppers at 1-866-845-TIPS.