Mercer County theft suspect sought

Surveillance image of the theft suspect
The Mercer County Sheriff's Office released this surveillance image of the theft suspect.

MERCER COUNTY, Ind. (WANE)  Mercer County officials are asking for help identifying a man they think was involved in stealing a pickup truck.

Police said the unknown man in the picture stole the truck from the Maria Stein area on January 21, 2014. It was then abandoned in a Wal-Mart parking lot in Milford, Ohio, on the east side of Cincinnati.

Anyone with information on the man pictured is asked to call Detective Chad Fortkamp at the Mercer County Sheriff’s Office (419) 586-7724.  Tips call also be called in to the Sheriff’s Office TIP Line at (567) 890-TIPS or left anonymously at the Mercer County Sheriff’s Office’s web site at

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