The Marion Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance identifying a suspect in an August 5 vehicle theft.

According to a Marion PD press release, a black 2006 GMC Yukon Denali was taken from in front of the Bank of Marion’s main branch on Main Street at 4:28 p.m. The vehicle was equipped with OnStar and was located abandoned at the Abingdon Lowe’s that evening, but police have not located the suspect.

The suspect is a Caucasian male, approximately 5’8”, 170 pounds and estimated to be in his late 20s to early 30s. At the time of the theft, he was wearing torn blue jeans, a white T-Shirt, a Miami Hurricane’s ball cap and a black hiking backpack.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Sgt. Wes Thomas at the Marion Police Department at 276-783-8145 or by email at

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