JCPD investigating coin machine thefts

Johnson City Press • Updated Jul 26, 2019 at 8:39 AM

The Johnson City Police Department is investigating two thefts from coin machines.

The first incident occurred on Wednesday, July 3 at around 3 a.m. at the Lost Sock Laundry at 405 Roy Martin Road. Two men forced open several coin boxes on the washers and dryers. 

The following night on Thursday, July 4, a man and woman were at Celebrity Coin Laundry, located at 464 W Oakland Ave, and the male pried open several washer and dryer units, stealing the coins. 

To provide information regarding the identity of the pictured subjects, contact the Johnson City Police Department Criminal Investigations Division at 423-434-6166, or to remain anonymous, Crime Stoppers at 434-6158. To send a confidential tip text 423JCPD and your tip to 847411 (TIP411) or send a tip to www.citizenobserver.com.