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Posted on: August 22, 2019

Help Identify Burglary Suspect

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The Fitchburg Police Department is requesting your assistance in identifying the male in the below image. Based on multiple home surveillance system videos he appears to have a slender build with dark shoulder-length hair pulled back. He also appears to have facial hair and a tattoo on his left forearm.  

This male is a suspect in a series of incidents that occurred during the early morning hours of August 20, 2019, in the areas of Pembroke Drive, Restal Street and Marledge Street. Several home surveillance systems captured this male walking through backyards and approaching front doors in the area around 2:30 a.m..

Fitchburg officers have investigated at least three burglaries from this series that are believed to be associated with this male. Additional reports of attempted burglaries or damage to property, including damaged window or porch door screens, have also been investigated.

If you recognize this male:

  • Call the Fitchburg Police Department: (608)270-4300
  • Call the Fitchburg Police Department Anonymous Tipster Line: (608)270-4300
  • Text the keyword “Fitchburg” plus the tip to 847411
  • Call Madison Area Crime Stoppers: (608)266-6014

Date of Incident: 8/20/19

Date of Release: 8/22/19

Release By: Lt. Edward Hartwick

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