The Absecon and Galloway Police Departments are investigating thefts from soda vending machines at motels along the White Horse Pike.

The thefts occurred on April 18th between 3 and 4AM. Police say the suspect appears to be a white male 40 to 50 years old and bald. He is observed on video using bolt cutters to break into one machine and keys to enter another. He then flees on Route 30 in what appears to be a light colored sedan, possibly a Nissan Altima.

Anyone with information on the identity of the suspect is requested to contact the Absecon Police Department at 641-0667 or the Galloway Police Department at 652-3705.