MIAMI (CBSMiami/AP) – A man caught on surveillance video is suspected of stealing cat blood from a veterinary clinic in St. Augustine, Florida, sheriff’s officials said.
The St. Johns County Sheriff’s Office posted pictures showing the man who walked up to the door of the Anastasia Cat Clinic on Sept. 17.READ MORE: South Florida Shoppers Have Mixed Reaction As Some Stores Relax Mask Mandates
The man was seen touching and inspecting an Antech Diagnostics blood box before leaving the area, sheriff’s officials said. About 20 minutes later, a truck seen in the parking area and a man wearing the same clothing walked up to the clinic and took the box. The box contained four vials of cat blood, the report said.READ MORE: Miss USA Asya Branch Could Make History In Sunday's Miss Universe Competition At Seminole Hard Rock Hotel And Casino
The vehicle then left the area.
The box containing the blood vials amounted to a $600 loss for the clinic, investigators said.MORE NEWS: Report: 25 AR-15 Rifles Missing From Miami Police Department's Inventory
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