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Police: 2 sought after taking $250 in scam from Kroger in Paducah

Police are asking for help to ID two men who stole about $250 from Kroger in Hannan Plaza in Paducah, Kentucky (Source: Paducah PD) Police are asking for help to ID two men who stole about $250 from Kroger in Hannan Plaza in Paducah, Kentucky (Source: Paducah PD)
A clerk told officers it involved a “quick change” scam. (Source: Paducah PD) A clerk told officers it involved a “quick change” scam. (Source: Paducah PD)
The second man served as a “look-out." (Source: Paducah PD) The second man served as a “look-out." (Source: Paducah PD)
PADUCAH, KY (KFVS) -

Police are asking for help to ID two men who stole about $250 from Kroger in Hannan Plaza in Paducah, Kentucky.

A clerk told officers it involved a “quick change” scam.

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According to police, the scam is intended to confuse the employee by requesting various bills be broken into smaller bills, in quick succession. The second man served as a “look-out."

The men are described as: black, the first man in his 40s or 50s and heavy-set. The second man is older, in his 70s or 80s. They left the store in a dark (possibly gray or black) four-door sedan.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Paducah Police Department at 270-444-8550.

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