Posted on Friday June 28, 2019
Contact: Officer Tim Aycock
Public Information Officer
June 28, 2019
After receiving a call regarding a larceny in progress on Wednesday, June 26, 2019, at approximately 7:37 p.m., Matthews officers responded to the Kohl’s located at 9617 E. Independence Blvd. Upon officer’s arrival, two men were identified in the parking lot by the Loss Prevention officer as the suspects responsible for stealing over $400.00 worth of merchandise out of the store. When officers attempted to make contact with the suspects, they fled on foot into a nearby wooded area. After a brief search by the Matthews Police K-9 Unit, the two suspects were apprehended and charged with the below crimes.
Omar Eli Anthony (DOB – 03/19/1995)
Resist, Delay, Obstruct.
Frederick Berkley Foster (DOB – 08/19/1989)
Resist, Delay, Obstruct;