NORTH PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WPRI) — Police are searching for a man who they say broke into and stole from a Salvation Army.
According to the North Providence Police Department, officers were notified of a break-in at the Smith Street location around 9:45 p.m. Sunday night.
When officers arrived on scene, they saw that the glass to the front door was shattered. Police said they believe this is how the suspect got inside the building.
Upon entering the building, police said two cash registers, a candy machine and a gumball machine were broken, with their pieces strewn across the floor.
Police said when a Salvation Army representative arrived and conducted an inventory, they determined the suspect stole an undisclosed amount of cash and change from the register and candy machines.
Surveillance cameras caught the suspect on camera sneaking around the counter, then breaking the cash register open, stealing the money inside.
Anyone with information on the suspect or the incident is asked to please contact the North Providence Police Department at (401) 231-4533.