Police ID suspect in REI theft

Shareese Lashawanda Dennis

By News Staff


Police have identified one of two shoplifting suspects in Cranston.

Police say 42-year-old Shareese Lashawanda Dennis, of East Providence, along with another female suspect, entered the REI store in Chapel View Plaza last week and left with 14 winter coats, valued at $4,200.

The two were seen running into an older model black Volvo XC-90 SUV before fleeing the scene.

Witnesses say the suspects covered the rear license plates on the vehicle and took off in an unknown direction.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Cranston Police Department at 401-942-2211.

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