Newport police search for suspected shoplifters

The Newport Police Department shared these CCTV photos of the two suspects they said shoplifted at Breakwater Surf Co.

NEWPORT, R.I. (WLNE) — The Newport Police Department is seeking the public’s help identifying two people they said shoplifted at a local store.

According to police, at approximately 2:49 p.m. on Saturday, CCTV captured footage of two women that police said stole merchandise from Breakwater Surf Co. on Thames Street.

Anyone with information regarding the identity of either suspect is urged to contact Detective Jason Roach at 401-845-5779 or

No further information was released.

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