Police: Man Uses Toddler To Steal From Mall Game Machine

Wednesday, September 19th 2018, 9:05 am
By: News On 6

Police have released a video of a man directing a toddler to steal from mall game machine. 

Salem Police said the incident occurred Saturday, September 15th at a local mall.

The video, posted on Salem Police's Facebook page, appears to show a man taking items from within the Keymaster game, where a young girl is inside, retrieving them.

Another child, a boy about five to seven-years-old stands by the man’s side throughout the process. All three of them then walk away, according to police.

“The male subject is described as a white Hispanic male, between 20-30 years of age, wearing a black Sig Sauer baseball cap, a beard, a blue T-Shirt, and black shorts with an Under Armor belt. The subject is wearing brown shoes or sneakers,” police said.