Officers from Uniform Patrol Shift 1 were dispatched to Sunglass Hut Outlet Store (419 Lighthouse Place) on January 20th , 2021 at approximately 10:00 AM for a burglary investigation. Officers met with maintenance staff from Lighthouse Place Premium Outlets who discovered a burglary had taken place at Sunglass Hut Outlet Store , while clearing snow from the walkway. Officers discovered numerous sunglasses and an undetermined amount of currency were taken during the burglary. Detectives are reviewing video surveillance from inside the business and nearby businesses to gather additional information pertaining to the items taken along with a description of the suspect(s).Additional information pertaining the burglary investigation will not be released at this time to protect the integrity of this ongoing investigation. The Michigan City Police Department would ask anyone who may have witnessed this incident, has any additional information, or has video surveillance / cell phone video of this incident, to contact Detective Sergeant Anna Painter at (219) 874 – 3221; Extension 1077 or at [email protected] We would also like to remind the public that you can contact us via Facebook Messenger, through our crime tip hotline number of 219 – 873 – 1488, or you can also call the WeTip Hotline for General Crime (800) 78 – CRIME and possibly receive a reward upon an arrest and conviction. All WeTip call information is sent directly to the LaPorte County Prosecutor’s Office. You can always request to remain anonymous!
January 21st, 2021|Local News|