Tip leads to arrest of Cape man in theft

FOX 4 Staff

Tip leads to arrest of Cape man in theft

By FOX 4 Staff. CREATED Apr 16, 2014

CAPE CORAL, Fla. - A tip to Southwest Florida Crime Stoppers led to the arrest of a Cape Coral man in connection with the theft of shoes from the Sports Authority on Pine Island Road.

38-year-old Angel L. Torres faces one count of retail theft.  Torres is suspected of stealing four pairs of shoes from the store on April 3rd. 

The shoes had a retail value of $270.

"This is a great example of how getting information out to the community quickly, we were able to make a difference in getting a quick identification and apprehension.  It's also a great example of how the SWFL Crime Stoppers organization can get results," said Det. Sergeant Dana Coston, Cape Coral Police Department Public Affairs Officer