Attempt to Identify Burglary Suspect

SARASOTA, Fla. -- March 24, 2017 -- 3:30 p.m.

Detectives with the Sarasota Police Department are attempting to identify a burglary suspect who walked into a local business and stole a cell phone and a backpack from inside an office. 

At approximately 11 a.m. on March 14, 2017, the suspect entered the office at Florida Classic Car Storage, 1195 Central Avenue, Sarasota, took the backpack and cell phone from inside an office and left the area on foot.

Video of the suspect can be seen on the Sarasota Police Department YouTube page at

The suspect is described as a black male, approximately 25 years old, 5'10", 175 lbs, short hair and was last seen wearing a red short sleeved shirt, dark pants, sunglasses and black and white sneakers.

Anyone with information on this case, please call Detective Darrell Nixon at 941-954-7078 or leave an anonymous tip with Crime Stoppers by calling 941-366-TIPS or online at