The Opelika Police Department is investigating a Burglary, Third Degree, and a Theft of Property, First Degree which occurred at Fairway Auto Brokers. On 03/21/22 at approximately 8:45 PM, Officers responded to a business alarm activation at 301 2nd Avenue. Upon arrival, officers observed a broken window at the front of the building. When employees arrived, they noticed a green 2018 Ford F-150 XLT was missing from the parking lot. The vehicle was last seen with a Fairway Auto Brokers drive off tag heading eastbound on 2nd Avenue. Security camera video shows the suspect, a black male with a full beard, arrive wearing a long sleeve red shirt, gray pants, tan work boots, and a brown toboggan. The suspect then puts on a black jacket before committing the crime. If you have any information on this incident or the identity of the suspect, please contact the Opelika Police Department Detective Division at (334) 705-5220 or the Secret Witness Hotline at (334) 745-8665. Tips can be submitted through our Opelika Police Mobile App. You may wish to remain anonymous.
Tips can also be forwarded through Central Alabama Crime Stoppers at (334) 215-STOP(7867), toll free at 1-833-AL1-STOP, or via their Facebook page: www.Facebook.com/215stop or their website: www.215STOP.com.