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Police seeks suspect in cash grab
Man takes money from register at Covington bakery
Bakery Theft
Surveillance footage captures a man accused of taking money from a cash register at Bread and Butter Bakery on Monticello Street Southwest in downtown Covington on Tuesday morning, Oct. 24, 2017.

COVINGTON, Ga. — A man reached over the counter and stole cash from the register at a downtown bakery, police said.

It happened at about 11:20 a.m. Tuesday at Bread and Butter Bakery, 1124 Monticello St. SW. Police said a man reached over the counter and took money from the cash register.

Police are asking for the public’s help in finding the suspect. Anyone with information is asked to contact Detective Chip Shirah at 770-385-2148 or Reference case No. 17-02199.

It was the second theft of money Tuesday morning. Two armed men were accused of robbing a person in the parking lot of the Walmart on Industrial Boulevard Northeast at about 6:35 a.m.

Oct. 24, 2017, Theft BOLO