The Mount Dora Police Department is currently investigating two recent incidents of theft in downtown's Renaissance Building on Donnelly Street. Both incidents involved thefts from small, family-owned businesses.
The first incident happened on December 12 at approximately 1:30 p.m. when a white female entered Mount Dora Memories gift store located on the first floor of the historic building. The woman allegedly selected several bracelets and a necklace, then concealed them in her purse and left without paying for them.
Anyone with information that can help identify the female in the photos, is asked to contact Detective Daryl McCormick at 352-735-7130. Callers can remain anonymous.
The second incident occurred sometime between 11:00 p.m. on December 16 and 6:30 a.m. on December 17. Unknown suspects stole six custom oak tables from outside a cafe under construction on the second floor of the building.