State police seek help IDing alleged Potsdam beer thief
Friday, June 15, 2018 - 5:31 pm

POTSDAM -- State Police are asking for the public's help in their investigation of a shoplifting May 28 at the Potsdam Wal-Mart.

The suspect left the store after stealing a 6-pack of beer, troopers said.

When he was stopped by store employees, he provided false information and then fled the store before troopers arrived.

The suspect left the parking lot in a vehicle which appeared to be a dark colored Jeep Liberty, according to troopers.

Anyone who has information or can identify the suspect is asked to contact Trooper Andrew Baxter, SP Canton, (518) 873-2750.