On 10/16/2022, the Opelika Police Department began investigating an Unlawful Breaking and Entering a Vehicle and a Theft of Property, Second Degree, which occurred at the Opelika SportsPlex, located at 1001 Andrews Road. At approximately 3:20 p.m., a silver Chevrolet Traverse is observed parking next to the victim’s vehicle, where the suspects broke the passenger window, and stole the victim’s purse. A short time later, surveillance video shows the suspects attempting to use the victim’s debit card at Wal-Mart in Valley, AL. The first suspect, a black male, is seen wearing a black Minnesota Timberwolves hat, safety vest, and black and white shoes. The second suspect, a black male, is seen wearing navy work clothes with the name Brandon on them. If you have any information on this incident or the identity of the suspects, 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.