Police seek man involved in cigarette burglaries

COLUMBIA (WACH)â?? Police need help in identifying a man who broke into three local businesses, stealing cartons of cigarettes.

A large amount of cigarettes were stolen at the A&P Mart on Boulevard Road, where another attempted break-in was made the next night between 10:30pm and 1:45am.

The Youngâ??s on East Charlotte Avenue and Busy Bee off of East Libery Street also reported stolen cartons of cigarettes.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Sumter Police Department at (803) 476-2700.