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Redwood City Police Department
Tuesday December 7th, 2021 :: 06:54 a.m. PST


Organized Retail Theft Suspect Arrested

Suspect: Crossman, Eric 24-year old male (In-custody)

On 12/03/21, Redwood City Street Crimes Suppression Team Detectives began an investigation of possible organized retail theft after receiving information of suspicious activity involving a subject, later identified as Eric Crossman, in the 200 block of Grand Street.   Detectives conducted a probation search at the suspect’s residence and located over 80 stolen items taken from various Home Depot stores in the Bay Area. Most of the items recovered were high end power tools and electronics. The total value of the items was over $14,000. They were taken from Home Depot outlets in San Carlos, San Mateo, Colma, Pittsburg, Brentwood and San Jose. Eric Crossman (24) was booked into the San Mateo County Jail for commercial burglary, possession of stolen property, resisting arrest, and possession of a controlled substance.

Anyone that may have additional information regarding this incident is encouraged to contact Detective Sergeant Nick Perna at 650-780-7672, or the Redwood City Police Department’s tip line at 650-780-7110.

This information is approved for distribution by Investigations Division Commander, Lieutenant Casey Donovan, Redwood City Police Department.

Redwood City Police Department
1301 Maple St
Redwood City, CA 94063

Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 650-780-7100

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