Wannabe burglars fail in two attempts in Sugar Land


SUGAR LAND, Texas – Sugar Land police are searching for two men who were seen on surveillance video attempting to pry open a locked door inside an AT&T store at 310 State Highway 6 on Feb. 5 around 9:20 p.m.

When police arrived, they found a window that had been shattered by a 9 mm bullet, according to a release from Sugar Land police.

While reviewing surveillance video, police saw footage of two men attempting to enter the manager's office in the back of the store.

The men were unable to breach the door and left through a rear exit.

Click here to see the surveillance video.

The man seen in the video with the crowbar is described as being about 25 to 30 years old with a slim build and light skin. Police said he was wearing a black baseball hat with gold writing on the front, a black jacket with a gray hoodie underneath it, black gloves, blue jeans and black tennis shoes and had a gold earring in his left ear.

The other man is described as being about 20 to 30 years old with a slim build. He was wearing a baseball hat, a black or blue hoodie with a white zipper and white strings, a gray hoodie under a jacket, blue jeans, gray shoes and green gloves. He stood at the back door and was holding a black pistol.

WATCH: Sugar Land attempted burglary surveillance video

Police said they believe the men are responsible for attempting a similar crime at Bahama Bucks in the 1200 block of Museum Square earlier the same evening.

Police said both attempts were unsuccessful.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Sugar Land Police Department at (281) 275-2540 or Fort Bend County Crime Stoppers at (281) 342-TIPS (8477).