Police for help in identifying a suspect they call a ‘chronic’ gas thief’

Potosi Police is asking for the public's help in identifying a man they call a 'chronic gas...
Potosi Police is asking for the public's help in identifying a man they call a 'chronic gas thief.'(Source: Potosi Police Department/Facebook)
Published: Jul. 20, 2022 at 11:35 AM CDT
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POTOSI, Mo. (KFVS) - Potosi Police is asking the public’s help in identifying a man wanted in connection with a criminal investigation.

In a Facebook post, the police department said they are trying to ID a ‘chronic gas thief.’

Police said the suspect has a tattoo on his upper left arm and tattoo on both legs.

Potosi Police said the 'chronic gas thief' suspect has a tattoo on his upper left arm and...
Potosi Police said the 'chronic gas thief' suspect has a tattoo on his upper left arm and tattoos on both legs.(Source: Potosi Police Department/Facebook)

The suspect’s truck is described as a maroon mid-2000 Dodge Ram 1500 SLT with body damage to the passenger side, a chrome tool box in the bed and a chrome trailer hitch with a ball.

Potosi Police said the gas thief suspect's pickup is described a maroon mid-200 Dodge Ram 1500...
Potosi Police said the gas thief suspect's pickup is described a maroon mid-200 Dodge Ram 1500 SLT with body damage to the passenger side. The rear license plate is also covered.(Source: Potosi Police Department/Facebook)

Police said the man covers the rear plate of his pickup truck, but the last digit is 7 and they believe the first number is 5.

Anyone with information about the man is asked to contact Central Dispatch at 573-438-0040.

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