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100 Municipal Lane
Hoover, Alabama 35216
Administration (205) 444-7700

Nicholas C. Derzis, Chief of Police

Contact: Officer Brian Hale

August, 7 2017

Help Hoover PD identify this car break-in suspect

This man is wanted for questioning in an Unlawful breaking and entering a motor vehicle case which occurred around lunchtime on 07/21/2017 in the 1800 block of Data Drive. As the victim was walking to the vehicle, they noticed a B/M in the driver’s seat. The window had been broken out to gain entry. The suspect is described as 50-60 years of age, between 5’10”-5’11” tall, wearing a blue and white shirt, blue jeans and had on a blue “fishing hat”. He got into a gold Honda Accord (pictured) with a younger black male driving, and left the scene.

If you recognize this suspect, or know anything about him or this case, contact Hoover Detective Cliff Washington at (205) 739-7242. If immediate assistance is needed, please call Hoover 911 or the non-emergency number (205) 822-5300. You can also leave an anonymous tip via our website:

You can also call Crime Stoppers at 205-254-7777 or leave a tip on their website: You will remain anonymous and eligible for a cash reward if your tip to Crime Stoppers leads to an arrest. PLEASE NOTE that a criminal charge is an accusation. A defendant is presumed innocent unless and until proven guilty. Thanks and please share!