Camera catches pub intruder stealing cash

The suspect was caught taking money from the Patriot Pub & Grub on Jan. 28.

Crime Stoppers of Lenawee has released security video from a Tipton, Mich. restaurant break-in with hopes of catching the culprit.

On Monday, deputies responded to motion alarms set off at the Patriot Pub & Grub restaurant on West US-12 just after 3 a.m. Upon arrival, they discovered the door to the establishment pried open and that money had been taken from the bar area.

The surveillance video shows a lone white male enter the building and take an undetermined amount of cash before fleeing. Police say footprints show the suspect left using the same door and went to an area where a getaway vehicle was waiting for him.

The suspect is described as a white male with a medium build. He was wearing a hooded jacket with a stocking type cap and dark frame glasses at the time of the incident. The man also had a bandana covering his face during the robbery.

Anyone with information is encouraged to contact Crime Stopper at (517) 266-6161 or (877) 276-8477. You can also now text your tips to 27436 and start your tip with â??Lenawee.â??