Thief breaks in through the roof of Pit Stop in Monkey Junction - WECT, weather & sports Wilmington, NC

CAUGHT ON CAM: Man breaks through roof of business

WILMINGTON, NC (WECT) - Authorities are investigating an overnight burglary at a Wilmington business.

According to New Hanover County 911 Dispatch, the Pit Stop, 4902 Carolina Beach Road, was broken into around 2 a.m.

According to investigators the thief came in through the roof and cut an alarm.

Authorities took someone into custody Tuesday morning in connection to the crime, but later realized the person arrested was not involved.

Sgt. JJ Brewer with the Sheriff's Office said the person they took into custody matched the description of the thief, but realized it was not the right person when they reviewed surveillance footage.

If you recongize the man in the surveillence video, please contact the New Hanover County Sheriff's Office at 910-798-4200.

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