Suspect sought in restaurant break-in
Deputies responded to a burglar alarm at the Bullpen Bar & Grill in Britton at 1:48 a.m. on Monday, Sept. 6. The rear door had been pried open with a crowbar, and deputies found the cash register open with money missing. A spokesperson for Bullpen declined to comment on the exact amount of money taken from the register.The surveillance video showed an unknown person entering the back door of the bar and going directly to the cash register and taking the cash out. Then the suspect fled the bar. The person was in the bar for only 42 seconds.The suspect’s gender was unknown, but the person was described as white with a slim to medium build and dark-colored collar-length hair. The suspect was possibly wearing black-framed glasses, as well as long pants, a 5/8-long pullover shirt with possible writing on chest area, light-colored shoes, and a ball cap with a bandana covering the face area. The person carried an L-shaped pry bar.Crime Stoppers of Lenawee is asking for the public’s help with information about this case. Anyone with information is encouraged to contact Crime Stoppers of Lenawee. Tips can now be texted to 27436 and should start with “Lenawee,” call 517.266.6161 or 877.276.8477, or go on-line to Lenawee’s Most Wanted at Lenawee.mi.us.com. Tips can be left anonymously. Crime Stoppers is an organization made up of police, media and community members.Any tips that lead to the arrest of the responsible person or persons will earn the caller a cash reward. Personal identity will be protected. For more Crime Stopper press releases or to view Lenawee’s Most Wanted go to lenawee.mi.us.com and select the Sheriff Department link.