Recognize your kids? Video shows 4 teen boys, 1 girl stealing cases of beer out store in SW Houston, police say

Suspects wanted for stealing cases of beer out store in SW Houston, police say (Copyright 2022 by KPRC Click2Houston - All rights reserved.)

HOUSTON – Authorities are searching for five teenagers who allegedly stole beer out of a store in southwest Houston earlier this month.

According to the Houston Police Department, the incident took place in the 10800 block of Beechnut around 4 p.m. on Nov. 1.

Officers said the suspects entered a store and filled a shopping cart up with several cases of beer before running out without paying for them.

Additionally, an employee said he attempted to stop the suspects but one of them said he had a gun, deterring the employee.

Police said the suspects then fled on foot.

Investigators have described the suspects as being four boys and one girl, ages ranging from 14 to 17 years old.

Anyone with information is urged to contact Crime Stoppers by calling 713-222-TIPS (8477) or submitting an online tip at or through the Crime Stoppers mobile app.

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Moriah Ballard joined the KPRC 2 digital team in the fall of 2021. Prior to becoming a digital content producer in Southeast Texas and a Houstonian, Moriah was an award-winning radio host in her hometown of Lorain, Ohio and previously worked as a producer/content creator in Cleveland. Her faith, family, and community are her top passions.