Theft of Groceries from Zehrs

On December 29, 2019, LaSalle Police officers were notified of a possible theft that had just occurred at Zehrs Great Food on Malden Road, LaSalle. The male suspect fled in a vehicle heading northbound Malden Road. The area was checked and officers were unable to locate the vehicle. Viewing the grocery store security cameras, the male was seen entering the store without a grocery cart, travelling through different departments and removing items from shelves. Proceeding from the back of the store, he made his way up to the front, bypassing all checkouts. Store security personnel followed the male outside to place him under arrest. The suspect dropped his items, ran to a parked vehicle and fled the area. The license plate was recorded and all stolen items, valued at $120.12, were recovered. Attempts to identify the suspect will be made by the LaSalle Police Service and in the investigation is still ongoing.