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To speak with the VBPD Public Information Officer contact Det. Jonathan Wear at 479-471-5022 or email.
 
Help Us Identify:

This is video obtained from Langston Drug in Van Buren.  The video shows the suspect drop into the business from the ceiling and appears to be spooked by the audible alarm.  He then tries to flee from the business but is forced out the same way he came in.  In the process he did extensive damage to the ceiling structure in both Langston's and an adjoining business.  Please help us identify this person.  He appears to be wearing a shirt with graphics on the back, jeans, boots and either a skull cap or cap.  He may have a small pony tail and facial hair or goatee.

 

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This is video obtained from the Kelly Highway Walmart of suspects believed to be involved in a cluster of car break ins.  The suspects are using stolen debit and credit cards to make purchases at area locations and withdraw money from ATM's.  If you know who these suspects are please call the Van Buren Police Department at 474-1234.  

 

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This is a copy of a video of a suspect in a breaking and entering to a vehicle at Subway in Van Buren on 09/10/2011. In the video, you will see the male suspect open the door to the victim's car and steal a purse out of the vehicle. He then goes into the store and notifies the female suspect and the two leave the store. We are trying to identify the suspects. Anyone with information is encouraged to contact the Van Buren Police Department. Citizens need to be aware that they need to lock their vehicles and not keep valuables within view. It only takes seconds for someone to steal items from an unlocked vehicle. Breaking and entering to a vehicle is a class D felony punishable by up to 6 years in prison and a $10,000 fine.

 

 


Help Us Identify:

The suspect in this video is seen purchasing items at a store in Oklahoma with checks that he stole out of a vehicle in Van Buren.  He is wanted for Breaking & Entering into that vehicle and Forgery, both felonies.  We need help identifying and locating this suspect.  If you have any information concerning this case please call the Van Buren Police Department.


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Click Here to view video of the suspect in the Fred's (Van Buren store) theft.  This theft occurred 06/13/2010.  The suspect asked how much the TV was and when associates were out of sight, he put it in his cart and walked out the doors with it.  Suspect is described as a white male that was wearing a NY Yankees off color ball cap with black shirt and black pants.  If you have any information on this suspect, please call the Van Buren Police Department at

479-474-1234.