Thief breaks into Houston restaurant and steals cash register

Police release surveillance images of burglar

Thief breaks into Lu Xiang Village restaurant in Houston.

HOUSTON – Crime Stoppers and the Houston Police Department have released surveillance images of a restaurant burglar.

The crime happened on Jan. 6 about 5:22 a.m at the Lu Xiang Village restaurant in the 6600 block of Corporate Drive.

Investigators said the burglar got into the building by breaking the front glass window.

He stole several items, including the cash register.

The thief appears to be a man with a beard. He wore a gray hooded sweatshirt, gray pants and gloves.

Crime Stoppers will pay up to $5,000 for information that leads to the arrest and charging of a suspect. If you have any information, you are asked to call 713-222-TIPS (8477).