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Thursday, September 20 Local

Update: Alleged eyeglass frame thief in Westport identified

WESTPORT — Police thanked the public Thursday for helping the department identify a suspect in a recent larceny in town.

The man, wanted for stealing a dozen eyeglass frames from a town business, has been identified, police said at 6:25 p.m. Thursday. Police initially asked for the public’s help to put a name to the face Wednesday.

Police have not yet released charges or any information regarding the man’s arrest.

The department said the man went into a business on Post Road recently and stuffed 12 glasses frames in his pant pockets before leaving the store without paying.

Tara O'Neill|Breaking News Reporter

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