POLK COUNTY -- Authorities in Clear Lake, WI, are asking for the public's help identifying two subjects believed to be linked to a burglary of a True Value store.
According to the Clear Lake Police Department, on Sunday, January 1, 2023, at 8:36p, Clear Lake Police was dispatched to a burglary alarm at the Clear Lake True Value. Upon arrival, Officers found the front door open. The building was cleared with a key holder and nothing was found to be missing.
However, today, Monday, January 2, 2023, the store management discovered US Currency cash and change missing. Upon reviewing their security video, it was discovered that two subjects entered the store and removed two containers with US Currency Cash and Change. The loss totaled about $250.00, mostly in US Currency coins.
Suspect one appears to be a male wearing blue jean pants, athletic shoes with wide white soles, and a winter jacket with a hood. The jacket appeared to be a dark-colored quilted type with reflective patches on the chest and arm, according to authorities.
Suspect two is wearing a dark-colored knee-length parka jacket with a hood. The suspect was wearing loose-fitting lounge pants. Suspect two was also wearing a face covering.
Both suspects left the building on foot. The suspects had left about 4 minutes prior to Officer's arrival, and no vehicle has been identified.
If you have any information about this situation, you are asked to please contact the Clear Lake Police Department at 715-263-2156 (reference case# 23000001).