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2 men and woman break into fire station to steal firefighter’s credit cards and use them to purchase items

By Mason White 1:52 PM July 11, 2017
The suspects and getaway vehicle
The suspects and getaway vehicle
By: Emily Lewis

(Scroll down for video) Police are looking to arrest four people who are accused of breaking into a fire station and stealing property, according to police in Tennessee.

The Memphis Police Department said that the incident unfolded on Wednesday, between midnight and 4:00 a.m.

According to the police investigation, the suspects broke into the Memphis Fire Department Firehouse #11, which is located at 1826 Union, and took property, including laptops, wallets, cell phones, cash, credit cards, driver’s licenses, and a mountain bike.

The firefighters were sleeping at the time of the burglary. In total, $5,150 worth of items were stolen.

A couple of hours later, two stolen credit cards belonging to one of the firefighters were used in West Memphis, Arkansas, to purchase items.

The four suspects were in a gray, Dodge Dakota 4-door pick-up truck, with chrome trim on the wheel wells.

One suspect was described as a white male, about 5 feet 10 inches tall, weighing about 250 pounds and around 25 years old.

He had a chin beard, tattoos covering his arms and his lower legs, earring in right ear, blue ball cap, white watch, necklace, white t-shirt, khaki shorts, and work boots.

The second suspect was described as black male, about 5 feet 7 inches tall, weighing about 155 pounds, and around 30 years old.

He had a trimmed beard, blue t-shirt, dark shorts with red trim on the bottom, black ball cap with gold writing on the front
white sneakers, and black socks.

The third suspect was described as a slender black female with long hair.

The fourth suspect, who was the driver of the vehicle, was not described.

Police offered a $1,000 reward for information leading to the arrest of any of the suspects.