COLUMBUS - The Columbus Police Department is searching for a suspect in an early morning break-in at QuikTrip.

According to a release from Chief of Police Jason Daniels, the store, located at 100 S E Ave, was broken into at approximately 3:50 a.m. on Sunday, April 15.

From information obtained by security camera footage, the individual is reportedly thinly built, and standing approximately six feet tall. The individual was wearing a camouflage winter coat with a hood, camouflage face mask, blue jeans, and was wearing black shoes and black gloves. The person left on-foot Southbound.

If you recognize this individual, or have any information, please contact the Cherokee County Sheriff's Office at (620) 429-3992, or the Columbus Police Department at (620) 429-1332.

-- Jordan Zabel is the managing editor for the Cherokee County News-Advocate. He can be emailed at