Chicopee police investigating meat theft from grocery store

Meat stolen from Price Rite

Photos courtesy Chicopee Police Department

CHICOPEE, Mass. (WWLP) – After receiving numerous tips, Chicopee police say they have identified one suspect in the theft of hundreds of dollars worth of meat from a grocery store on Memorial Drive.

Chicopee Police Officer Mike Wilk told 22News a man and a woman walked into the Price Rite store on Sunday at 4:00 p.m., and left without paying for $400 worth of meat.

Wilk said they are confident on the identity of the man, and charges will be pending. More information will be available once charges are returned from the court.

Police are still looking to identify the woman suspect.