Man accused of stealing more than $1,900 worth of sunglasses

Police: Sunglasses stolen from LensCrafters totaled more than $1,900

(Courtesy: Sugar Land Police Department)

SUGAR LAND, Texas – Police are searching for a man who was seen on video stealing Ray-Ban sunglasses totaling more than $1,900, according to the Sugar Land Police Department.

Police said employees at the LensCrafters store in the 16500 block of Southwest Freeway noticed the glasses missing around 2:30 p.m. on Oct. 17.

Surveillance video showed the man enter the store two hours earlier, place at least 10 pairs of sunglasses in his pockets and leave without paying, police said.

The alleged thief is described by police as a black man who appeared to be in his 30s with a beard and hair that was in braids. Police said he wore a gray jacket and gray sweatpants.

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).