HOUSTON -- Harris County officials have asked the public for help in tracking down a suspect caught on camera stealing over $20,000 worth of metal.

According to Houston Crime Stoppers, the crime went down the night of June 17 at a business in the 5000 block of FM 2920.

Investigators with the Harris County Sherriff s Office said the suspect parked his older Ford F-150 pickup near a covered storage area. Video showed the suspect filling the bed of his truck with the stolen materials.

Theman was described as a heavy set, white male with short brown hair. At the time of the crime, he was wearing a black short sleeved shirt and blue jeans.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Crime Stoppers at 713-222-TIPS.

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