home depot

photos courtesy of the Cottonwood Heights Police Department

COTTONWOOD HEIGHTS, Utah — The Cottonwood Heights Police Department is searching for a man who allegedly stole tools from a Cottonwood Heights Home Depot and assaulted a loss prevention officer.

"The suspect assaulted the LPO and exited the store with the stolen items and fled in the above pictured vehicle," stated the department.

Police describe the suspect's vehicle as an older model black Pontiac two-door coupe with a large hole in the rear passenger fender, just behind the passenger door. The vehicle was displaying an unknown temporary tag.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Detective Incardine with the Cottonwood Heights Police Department at (801) 944-7041.