Suspect in church thefts in Mason.
Car observed at several church thefts in Mason.
Mason police chased a suspect in several recent church thefts Friday but he gave them the slip.
There's more to the story when you become an Insider. WCPO Insider's membership is an additional benefit on top of everything you can get for free on WCPO.com. We created an entire digital organization dedicated to bringing you exclusive access to in-depth stories that you can’t get anywhere else, handpicked events, and incredible savings on things you love to do. To find out more click here.
MASON, Ohio – Mason police chased a suspect in several recent church thefts Friday but he gave them the slip.
Shortly after 9 a.m., officers observed a vehicle in the lot of Hope Church that matched the description of a vehicle from thefts in the area. The suspect drove off when officers attempted to stop him. Officers pursued the suspect into Sharonville, but they lost sight of the vehicle and stopped the pursuit.
The suspect vehicle is a silver 2000 Saab station wagon with Kentucky license plate 671KEB. The vehicle was reported stolen. There is damage to the rear driver-side bumper.
The suspect is about 5 feet, 11 inches tall and about 230 pounds.
ABOVE: See photos of the suspect and the stolen vehicle from a theft at Hope Church on Dec. 2.
If you have any information on this case or the suspect vehicle, please contact Det. Kline at 513-229-8560.