“Cookie Monster”: Man breaks window of West Richland restaurant, steals cookies
WEST RICHLAND, Wash. — West Richland police are investigating a burglary at a restaurant on Wednesday night in which the suspect took a handful of cookies.
According to the West Richland Police Department, just before 9:30 a.m. police received reports that a man was breaking the front window of the Chicken Shack on West Van Giesen Street.
Officers from West Richland PD, Richland PD, and the Benton County Sheriff’s Office all responded, but the burglar had already fled.
Police say surveillance video shows the suspect going to the counter and taking several cookies from a tray next to the register, which they say he then dropped on his way out.