Suspects wanted in burglary at Jefferson City High School

Police: At least 2 men stole 12 cell phones, cash from lockers

POSTED: 11:42 AM CST Dec 24, 2013    UPDATED: 03:19 PM CDT Oct 23, 2013 
Jefferson City theft suspects
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. -

Police in the capital city are searching for two suspects wanted in a burglary at Jefferson City High School.

Officers say at least two men entered the field house locker rooms at 610 Union Street between 3:57 and 4:25 p.m. on Monday.

The men cut locks off several lockers using bolt cutters and stole a dozen cell phones and money. Police say the burglary happened during a football game and cross country practice.

Officers estimate the total value of the thefts to be around $3,000.

Police say the first suspect is a black man, late teens to mid 20's, 6' to 6'4" tall, 220 lbs., wearing a black hooded sweatshirt with a yellow symbol and writing on the back, and white athletic shorts.

The second suspect is described as a black man, late teens to mid 20's, 5'10" to 6'1" tall, 165 lbs., and wearing a green and black NBA Grizzlies baseball hate, grey sweatshirt, black sweatpants with a red stripe down each side and tan shoes.

Police say the man got away in a dark grey Chevrolet Impala 4-door car with no front license plate.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Jefferson City Police Department or CrimeStoppers at 573-634-6400 or 573-659-TIPS.