MATTHEWS – The Matthews Police Department is investigating a burglary in which an Evian Lane homeowner was approached by a man claiming to be from the gas company.
The suspect reportedly forced his way into the home and stole items. The suspect is described as a black male, wearing a hat with dark grayish-green work-style clothing. He was seen possibly driving a beige/tan Dodge or Chrysler minivan.
Police responded to the call at 10:30 a.m. Nov. 10 in the 900 block of Evian Lane.
Contact Det. Stacy Cooper with any details about the case at firstname.lastname@example.org or 704.847.5555.