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Theft Suspect Sought by Police

Wichita Falls, Texas - Wichita Falls Police are on the trail of a man suspected of stealing from the Best Western Hotel, and then leaving a calling card behind.

According to police, just before midnight, officers were called out the Best Western on Maplewood. A hotel worker told officers that she received a call claiming a marijuana smell was coming from one of the rooms.

The hotel worker went to investigate, but when she returned to the lobby she saw a black male, with a brown towel wrapped around his head, walking away from the register.

 The suspect sped away in a silver pickup. However, he left his license plate behind.

Police are continuing to investigate, and have identified a person of interest in the case.

Stay with Newschannel 6 as we continue to follow this developing story.

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