Beer bandit who targeted minimart sought by Marion County Sheriff’s Office

The Marion County Sheriff’s Office is searching for a beer bandit who targeted a local minimart recently.

Marion County sheriff’s deputies are searching for man pictured above, who is wanted in connection with the theft of an 18-pack of Budweiser from a local minimart recently.

Sheriff’s officials say the man, pictured above, entered a convenience store on Sunday, Aug. 11, grabbed an 18-pack of Budweiser and left without paying for the beer. Anyone with information about the man or the crime is asked to call the sheriff’s office at (352)-732-9111.

Those wishing to make anonymous tips can call Crime Stoppers of Marion County at (352) 368-STOP (7867). Tips can also be submitted at www.ocalacrimestoppers.com.

For Crime Stoppers, please reference 19-64 in your tip. Also, if you use Crime Stoppers and your tip leads to an arrest, you may be eligible for a cash reward.