St. George thief caught on home video

Posted Jan. 06, 2013, at 12:52 p.m.

ST. GEORGE, Maine — A suspect in the theft of more than $10,000 in cash from a home was caught on video.

The identity of the person, however, is not known.

The burglary and theft was reported before 9 a.m. Friday by a homeowner in St. George. The money had been taken when the victim had gone out for several hours, according to the Knox County Sheriff’s Office.

The thief was seen on video, according to Sheriff Donna Dennison. The sheriff said Sunday morning that a still photo from the video would be released in the next few days.

The sheriff said she hoped the community would assist in the investigation.