Police seek suspect after cash register was stolen from business

Police said the man was arrested after being found with pipes in each hand. While sitting in handcuffs, a 60-year-old from Guelph lunged at an officer and bit him on the leg. Guelph Police Service

Police are investigating the theft of a cash register from a west-end Guelph business.

Guelph police were notified by the business near Willow Road and Westwood Road on Monday morning.

Investigators say the glass on the front door was smashed when officers arrived. They say video surveillance showed a man using a tool to enter the store at around 4:39 a.m.

He was wearing a light-coloured hoodie with the hood up, grey pants, black shoes with white laces, an Under Armour backpack, and a hat. The man then left the store with the register.

Anyone with information can contact Guelph police at 519-824-1212 ext. 7288, or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.

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