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EAST LIVERPOOL, Ohio - East Liverpool police have issued a warrant for the arrest of  a man suspected of taking a cash register from one business, and attempting to take the register from another business.

27-year-old Herbert Jones on Midland, Pennsylvania is wanted on a charge of theft.

Police say a camera at the Walnut Street Dollar General store captured video of a man who employees say grabbed the cash register, but failed to get it out of the store Thursday night.

Workers, who describe the suspect as a white male with shaggy black hair, jumped into a white, 4-door Dodge Charger and drove off.

Within ten minutes, a man fitting the same description grabbed the cash register from Gilkinson's Short Stop on Avondale East Street.

Police say placing the picture of the suspect on social media led to the identification of Jones as a suspect in the case.

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