Video surveillance cameras captured a burglar force his way into Mac’s General Merchandise near Benson early Thursday morning.
At 2:22am, the suspect forces open a side door to the grocery store at 4432 Highway 242 South. Once inside the intruder cuts cords to a camera and telephone then steals a two liter drink, honey bun and 10 packs of Newport cigarettes.
Damage to the business was estimated at $3,000. The stolen cigarettes and food was valued at $57.
The suspect was wearing a mask, gray shirt, blue hoodie, wearing pants with elastic around the ankles, red gloves and red tennis shoes.
Anyone with information that could help identify the Mac’s General Merchandise burglary suspect is asked to contact the Johnston County Sheriff’s Office at 919-989-5000.