2 people suspected of attempted theft from Home Depot at The Forum

Published: July 14, 2022 8:26 AM EDT
Updated: July 14, 2022 3:26 PM EDT
Two attempted theft suspects are seen in security footage at the Home Depot located at The Forum. Credit: Fort Myers Police Department

Fort Myers police are looking for two people suspected of attempted theft from the Home Depot located at The Forum on Thursday afternoon.

According to the Fort Myers Police Department, a pair of suspects entered the Home Depot at 3402 Forum Blvd. One was a man wearing a green long-sleeve shirt, blue jeans and brown flip-flops, the other was a woman wearing a dark-colored shirt, light blue jeans shorts and black slides.

Police say security cameras show the two unidentified people walked around the store’s aisles, grabbing random items and placing them inside shopping carts. Eventually, the suspects left through the front entrance without paying for the stolen merchandise.

Two attempted theft suspects are seen in security footage and in a picture from an employee at the Home Depot located at The Forum. Credit: Fort Myers Police Department

Home Depot’s Loss Prevention personnel confronted the suspects and recovered the stolen merchandise. The suspects left the scene in a gray Nissan Versa.

The merchandise would have been a loss of around $1,246.

If you can identify the suspects, you may contact FMPD at (239) 321-7700 or Southwest Florida Crime Stoppers at 1-800-780-8477.