Updated 2/12/20

Police are investigating a theft that occurred at a local business in Lawrenceburg.

According to reports, a male subject walked into Handy Andy Market on Highway 43 north and stole several vapes from the display at the counter.

The clerk was occupied by an individual that was with the suspect who drove up to the window and asked the clerk for an item which they had to go to the rear of the store to retrieve.

While the employee was away, the suspect took the merchandise.

The subject then ran outside and got into the vehicle at the window and the employee then completed the transaction and the vehicle drove away.

The incident was discovered after the employees reviewed the video.

The suspect is described as a young male white or hispanic and the vehicle was a black Toyota 4 door car.

Anyone with information is encouraged to contact the Lawrenceburg police department.