(KMOV.com) - Police are trying to identify the thief caught on surveillance video breaking out car windows and stealing loose change at two car dealerships and an auto repair shop on Manchester Road.
The crimes happened Sunday night at Glendale Chrysler-Plymouth in Glendale, and at Suntrup Ford and a Firestone repair shop in Kirkwood.
Glendale Police said the suspect took the stolen change to a nearby grocery store and can be seen on security cameras exchanging the coins for bills. Police said the thief got about $45 in loose change but the repair bills for the damaged cars could top $10,000.
The suspect is described as a white man in his early 20's, around 5'10" and with a thin build. He was wearing jeans, sneakers and a dark pea coat over a dark hooded jacket at the time.