6 men break into East Memphis Target, steal $19K of items

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Six men are wanted by police after breaking into a Target by using a sledgehammer and crowbar.

On Feb. 22, MPD responded to a burglary call in the 600 block of Colonial Road.

When officers arrived, they spoke to the store manager, who said around 3:50 am, approximately six men broke into the store, and stole roughly $19,280 worth of merchandise.

The suspects used a sledgehammer, and a crowbar to break into the business, police said.

The suspects occupied a silver-colored 2-door Dodge Challenger, a silver 4-door Infiniti G35, and a black 4-door Infiniti.

Police also said the same group attempted to break into Dillard’s at the Wolfchase Mall around 3:20 a.m., but could not get in.

Anyone with information about this incident should call Crime Stoppers at 528-CASH.

You can also submit your tip at http://www.crimestopmem.org

If an arrest is made, you could receive cash from Crime Stoppers of Memphis and Shelby County, Inc.