The missing items that were stolen from the WWE ThunderDome back in May still haven’t been returned. Now the University of South Florida Police Department is offering a reward of up to $5,000 for information that leads to the suspect’s arrest.
Crime Stoppers of Tampa Bay posted the following message yesterday looking for tips to help solve this case:
University of South Florida Police Department Detectives Ask for Tips to Help Identify Suspect Who Stole WWE Property
On May 22, 2021 between 12:10 a.m. and 1:58 a.m., an unknown suspect entered the USF Yuengling Center located at 12500 USF Bull Run Drive in Tampa by unknown means. Once inside the closed building, the suspect selected several items belonging to the World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE), which include: 3 title belts signed by various WWE stars, a prop cross necklace worn by WWE star Sheamus and a corner pad.
The suspect was captured on surveillance video and is described as a Hispanic male, 25-30 yoa, brown hair, mustache and light goatee and last seen wearing a red shirt, blue jeans and black sneakers.
Crime Stoppers of Tampa Bay is offering a reward of up to $5,000 for information that leads to the identification and arrest of the unknown suspect involved in this case. Anyone with any information regarding the identity of the suspect and who wants to be eligible for a cash reward is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-873-TIPS (8477), report anonymously online at www.crimestopperstb.com, or send a mobile tip using the P3 Tips Mobile application. Crime Stoppers must be contacted first in order to be eligible for a cash reward.
If a cash reward isn’t intriguing enough, current WWE United States Champion Sheamus, who had his trademark Celtic cross necklace stolen, is offering front row seats to a WWE event in your area and “many beers” to be had with “The Celtic Warrior” himself.
..a lovely fella stole my cross (on camera below). I’d appreciate it if you internet sleuths could track it down & return it via details below.. ringside seats reward when we return to your town & many beers ? https://t.co/FtwS4fJqBW pic.twitter.com/Q47dSZMZFA
— Sheamus (@WWESheamus) June 15, 2021
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