Portage police release surveillance video of business safe theft

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PORTAGE, Ind. — Police say a man walked into Portage Electric Supply through a back door and walked out with a 100 pound black safe.  Three employees were in the business at the time, but no one saw him

He took a dolly from the business next door, and used that to get the safe to his car. This all happened happened smack in the middle of the afternoon on Monday.

The business is on a busy stretch of US Highway 20 in Portage, Ind.

So what was inside the safe? The owner says not much cash. Mostly important documents.

The owner added they’ve checked with current and past employees trying to identify the man. So far, nothing. But tips are coming in since police posted the video on Facebook.

Anyone who knows anything should contact Portage police.

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