AT&T stores in Bristol, Tenn. and Hazard, Ky. both burglarized overnight

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Source: Justin Underwood

5p.m. UPDATE BRISTOL, Tenn. (WJHL)- Late Tuesday afternoon officials with the Bristol, Tennessee Police Department released more information surrounding a burglary overnight at the Pinnacle AT&T store.

According to police, a suspect forced his way into the store by breaking the glass.

Once inside authorities said the suspect stole “various cell phones and tablets that were on display.”

Officials also revealed that the AT&T store in Hazard, Kentucky was burglarized earlier in the night and “appeared to have been committed by the same suspect.”

Authorities said the suspect was wearing a grey hoodie, black shorts, and gloves.

Source: Bristol, Tenn. Police Dept.

Anyone with information concerning these incidents or concerning the identity of the suspect is asked to contact Detective Justin Bush at jbush@bristoltn.org at (423) 989-5530.

No further information was immediately available as the investigation is ongoing.

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BRISTOL, Tenn. (WJHL)- The store manager at AT&T’s Bristol, Tennessee location at the Pinnacle said his store was broken into overnight.

Justin Underwood told News Channel 11 that someone broke into the store around 4 a.m. and stole multiple items.

Underwood said he filed a police report with Bristol, Tennessee Police.

Source: Justin Underwood

He added that an AT&T store in Hazard, Kentucky was also broken into by reportedly the same individual.

News Channel 11 has reached out to officials with the Bristol, Tennessee Police Department for more information.

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