Police searching for two men who they say shoplifted with children in Moline
Two men are wanted out of Moline after police they shoplifted from a Walmart. Police say the two men had three children who appeared to be under the age of four with them during the incident.
On Saturday, Sept. 29, police took a report of a retail theft at Walmart. The men pictured above tried pushing merchandise out of the store before paying according to police. Police say the men refused to listen to store security and left the store with some of the stolen merchandise.
Officials say they were able to get away in a rental car, a 2018 Toyota Camry. Police say the first suspect is described as a black man in his late 30's with short black hair, black beard, black hooded sweatshirt and white gym shorts. Police say he had three children with him and when they left the store he was pulling them all by their arms into the vehicle without securing them.
The second suspect is described as a black man in his mid to late 30`s with very short black hair, light facial hair, and was wearing glasses, a black long-sleeved shirt with unknown lettering on the front, and blue jeans.
Police say he was pushing the cart with a baby carrier on it and tossed the carrier in the back seat without securing the carrier. Store security believes they may have had stolen infant clothing hidden underneath the carrier.
If you know who they are, call the tip line 309-762-9500 or tap the free app P3 Tips. All tips are anonymous and you could earn a cash reward.