Sunglass Thief Tells Store Employee: "You Aren't Going to Like Me For This"

The thief stole items valued at $3,560

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    Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office
    Photo of the suspect taken by store employee.

    Authorities are searching for a suspect who told a store employee "you aren't going to like me for this, but I don't care," as he took up $1,800 worth of sunglasses.

    The thief struck the Sunglass Hut at the WestfIeld Shopping Mall in Brandon, located alond Florida's Gulf coast, on June 14 and June 20, the Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office said.

    The first time, the suspect walked out of the store with $1,760 worth of sunglasses in a bag and then six days later, he came back again and took $1,800 worth of them.

    The employee recognized him and took a photo as he was leaving with the sunglasses.

    The total value of stolen item was at $3,560.

    Anyone with any information reference the suspect is asked to call the Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office at 247-8200.