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Fort Lauderdale Police Seeking Suspects in Shooters Burglary

The Fort Lauderdale Police Department is investigating a bold act of theft that occurred at Shooters in Fort Lauderdale.

See also: Shooters Shooting Incident Involved Miami-Dade Corrections Officer

On Friday, August 15 at around 9 a.m., two male suspects brazenly took 25 light fixtures located around the perimeter of the restaurant's parking lot.

According to a release issued by the Fort Lauderdale Police Department earlier today, the men "entered the parking lot and dismantled 25 individual light fixtures.

"Once the suspects dismantled and cut the wires to each light, they plced them into black trash bags and fled from the business with over $5,000 worth of property,"

Police released surveillance footage of the suspects, who were caught in the act:

Anyone with further information regarding this incident or the identity of these suspects is encouraged to contact Detective Michael Benson at 954-828-6561 or the Broward County Crime Stoppers at 954-493-8477(TIPS).



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Laine Doss is the food and spirits editor for Miami New Times, covering the restaurant and bar scene in South Florida. She has been featured on Cooking Channel’s Eat Street and Food Network’s Great Food Truck Race. Doss won an Alternative Weekly award for her feature on what it’s like to wait tables. In a previous life, she appeared off-Broadway and shook many a cocktail as a bartender at venues in South Florida and New York City. When she’s not writing, you can find Doss running some marathon then celebrating at the nearest watering hole.
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