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Police: Teen breaks into store, steals 4 packs of cigarettes

PADUCAH, KY (KFVS) -

Police say a teenager is accused of breaking a store's glass and stealing four packs of cigarettes.

Paducah police say a 17-year-old has been charged in connection with a break in Monday at the Star Mart on Bridge Street.

An employee called police shortly after 6:15 a.m. when she arrived at work and found the glass front door had been broken.

A officer said a concrete block had been thrown through the door.

Police say a surveillance video showed someone enter through the broken door glass, jump the counter and take four packs of Newport cigarettes.

An officer used the video to identify a suspect whom was found just after noon today.

The youth was charged and released to his mother.

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