Steve Rogers

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Assistant News Director/Assignment Editor; degree in finance and administration from Yale University; 35 years experience in journalism.

Video: Fred’s Burglar Sought

COLUMBUS, Miss. (WCBI) — Columbus Police need your help identifying a man who smashed a store window and made off with dozens of packs of cigarettes.

The man used a brick to smash the glass door at the Fred’s in downtown Columbus at about 1:40 Monday morning. He stepped through the broken door, went to the cigarette rack and filled a bag with about 100 packs of Newports and possibly some Camels.

Anyone with information is asked to call Columbus police or Golden Triangle Crime Stoppers.