CHARLOTTE COUNTY, Fla. – A man was arrested for stealing a stack of cash from a business in Charlotte County.
William Crow Jr allegedly took money from a cash drawer and stuffed it into his pocket, according to the Charlotte County Sheriff’s Office.
The owner of the Port Charlotte business was short on funds after reviewing the receipts and transactions, according to representatives for the sheriff’s office. The owner went through surveillance footage and noticed a man inside the business with an employee.
The man in the video has been identified as Crow. CCSO said he was monitored opening a cash drawer, pulling out a stack of cash and stuffing it into his pants pocket.
Following the incident, Crow was arrested while hiding in Laishley Park to avoid arrest, according to deputies.
Crow was arrested on seven counts of burglary entering a structure unarmed, four counts of stealing peonies, and two counts of grand theft. The sheriff’s office said detectives are currently dealing with other cases involving Crow, so he may face additional charges.
Crow is being held without bond after he was identified as a flying risk person.
https://nbc-2.com/news/crime/2022/01/14/man-caught-on-camera-stealing-stack-of-cash-at-charlotte-county-business/ Man caught on camera stealing cash from business in Charlotte County