According to the Berrien County Sheriff’s Department, the suspect walked into the Walmart located on 11th street in Niles Township, when they walked to the clothing department and started a fire. Once the fire was started the suspect then went over to the electronics department, smashed a display case stealing numerous electronics.
The suspect then fled out the front door and left in a newer model, dark colored four-door sedan.
The suspect is described as a white male, thin build, wearing a brown pants, dark colored shirt. The suspect was also wearing a mask.
As of 2:00 p.m. Sunday afternoon, Walmart was closed for clean-up.
Anyone with any information relating to this incident are asked to call the Berrien County Sheriff’s Dept. at 269-983-7141 ext 6242 or Crimestoppers.