Cape Coral Police Looking for "Backpack Burglar"

Cape Coral Police Looking for "Backpack Burglar"

(May 1, 2016)-  Cape Coral Police are looking for a burglar after finding a cluster of vehicle burglaries in a SE Cape Coral Neighborhood.

As of this writing, 5 burglaries were discovered in the area shown on the map below:  4 unlocked cars were broken into with items removed and tools were stolen from a construction site.

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Officers spent hours taking reports, processing crime scenes, gathering evidence, and canvassing the neighborhood looking for additional victims.  Officers were able to locate surveillance footage of the suspect and they hope you can help identify him.

From surveillance footage he appears to be a W/M, wearing a baseball cap, knee-length shorts, and Nike tennis shoes with a pronounced "swoosh" on the side; he was also wearing a backpack.

Please take a look at the photos below.  If you have any information on the identity of the suspect, please contact the Cape Coral Police Department at 239-574-3223. You can also submit an anonymous tip. Go to www.capecops.com/tips or text a tip- text CCPD+"Your Message" to CRIMES (274637). Finally, you can call Crimestoppers at 1-800-780-TIPS.

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CAPE CORAL POLICE DEPARTMENT | Public Affairs Office | 1100 Cultural Park Boulevard | Cape Coral, FL 33990 | (239) 242-3341