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Posted on: January 30, 2023

[ARCHIVED] Charges Filed in Sunglass Hut Shoplifting Incident

JCCPD charges have been filed

Feb 6. Update: The suspect in this shoplifting incident has been identified by Police as Travis D. Wilson, a 39-year-old man from Norfolk. Wilson has been charged with the following:

  • One count of Grand Larceny, § 18.2-95

Wilson remains at largeIf you know anything about this incident, please contact Officer Fitzsimmons at 757-253-1800 or You may also call the Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP or submit tips online at Callers to the Crime Line and P3 Tips users may remain anonymous, do not have to testify in court and may be eligible for a reward of up to $1,000 if the information provided leads to an arrest.   

Jan. 30 News Flash: On Jan. 29 at approximately 2:10 p.m., an unknown male entered the Sunglass Hut at 5625 Richmond Road and stole several items from the store. The suspect is a Black male, and during the commission of the crime, he wore black boots, black pants, an olive-green sweatshirt, and a blue hat. The suspect rushed into the store and began grabbing items while shouting aggressively at store employees. The suspect stole twenty-one pairs of sunglasses valued at over $8,000. The stolen items are of these brands: Gucci, Dolce & Gabbana, Versace, Prada, and Burberry. He fled the scene in a white four-door Kia sedan with tinted windows and a decal above the taillights. The vehicle has one black racing stripe that runs from the front to the rear of the car, positioned over the driver’s side. 

Pictured below is an image of the suspect (provided by Sunglass Hut Management) and images captured during the commission of the crime. The suspect is believed to be a repeat offender. If you recognize this individual or see him in public, please contact the JCCPD.