Talladega authorities search for fugitive wanted in connection to theft

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December 25 2021 12:00 am

TALLADEGA COUNTY, Ala. (WIAT) — The Talladega Police Department are searching for a wanted fugitive in connection to a jewelry store theft.

Brandon Matthews, 35, is wanted by Talladega authorities after he reportedly sold $800 worth of stolen silverware from a Anniston residence to a Talladega jewelry store. The silverware has been returned to its owners.

Matthews has avoided police since the incident occurred back in May.

Matthews has been described as 5-foot-8 and weighs 145 pounds.

If anyone has information regarding Matthews are asked to call the Talladega Police at 256-362-4162 or Crime Stoppers at 334-215-7867.

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