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Man acused of stealing gold pictures off restaurant walls wanted

Crime Stoppers is paying a $5,000 reward for this man's arrest

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HOUSTON – Houston police are searching for a man who they say burglarized a southwest Houston restaurant.

The burglary was reported on May 26 on Bellaire Boulevard. The restaurant owner got a phone call that an alarm has been activated.

The owner found the front window was damaged and the back door unlocked. The owner said three 18-karat gold pictures were stolen from the walls.

Video surveillance cameras recorded a man forcibly entering the business and leaving with the stolen items.

The man is described as possibly Asian, 5 feet 8 inches tall and weighing approximately 150 pounds. He was wearing a white shirt with writing on the front, dark pants, and a dark baseball cap.  

Crime Stoppers will pay a reward of up to $5,000 for information leading to his arrest.

Information can be reported by calling 713-222-TIPS (8477) or online at www.crime-stoppers.org.

All tipsters will remain anonymous.