Crimetracker: Blount County looking for accused burglar

MARYVILLE, Tenn. (WVLT) -- The Blount County Sheriff's Office is asking for the community's help in identifying and finding a man wanted in connection with three separate store burglaries last weekend.

Deputies say the first burglary happened early Saturday morning at the Aztec store on East Lamar Alexander Parkway. The second break-in and burglary happened at the Garner Bros. Auto Parts store on ELAP. The third burglary happened early Sunday morning at the Mapco Express on East Broadway.

Officials say the suspect got away with cash, cigarettes, and lottery tickets.

Deputies say he attempted to cash in some of the stolen lottery tickets at a store on Sunday morning.

He was last seen near the Davis Lumber Company on ELAP.

If you have information, call (865) 273-5001. You can also leave a message on the Sheriff’s Office 24-hour Crime Hotline at (865) 273-5200. You may also leave a tip online.

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