West Valley City Police seek thief who carried off laundromat’s vending machine

Posted at 2:40 PM, Aug 07, 2016
and last updated 2016-08-07 16:40:57-04

WEST VALLEY CITY, Utah — Police are looking for a suspect who stole an entire vending machine from a laundromat.

The surveillance video below was shot at the Splish Splash Laundromat, and the time stamp indicates the crime occurred July 09 around 6:30 p.m.

The footage shows the suspect walking around the laundromat before fiddling with the machine and pulling it away from the wall. West Valley City PD said the man then loaded the machine onto a hand truck and made off with it.

The vending machine, along with the money inside, was stolen, but it’s not clear exactly how much was taken.

Anyone who recognizes the man or who has information about the alleged theft is asked to call West Valley City PD at 801-840-4000.