Crate of lobsters reported stolen; police still searching for suspect

stolen lobsters

NORTH KINGSTOWN, R.I. (WPRI) – Police are still searching for a suspect who may have pinched a whole crate of freshly caught lobsters from local fishermen.

Employees at the End O Main Lobster at the Wickford Town Dock in North Kingstown said a crate containing 35 lobsters was stolen from the shop. The shellfish, they said, were worth more than $350.

The restaurant-boat’s captain’s fiancee, Dawn Tucker, said the boat’s video surveillance had not recorded anything for a long period of time, so it didn’t capture images of the alleged theft.

The business said it has since fixed its cameras and added more locks to lobster crates.

Tucker said if they find out who stole the lobsters, the company would consider pressing charges.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s