Pine Bluff police are attempting to identify and locate at least three people who were involved in the burglary of R & N Food Store at 5901 Sulphur Springs Road at about 4:45 a.m. Friday, Oct. 17.

Pine Bluff police are attempting to identify and locate at least three people who were involved in the burglary of R & N Food Store at 5901 Sulphur Springs Road at about 4:45 a.m. Friday, Oct. 17.


Officer Richard Wegner said in a press release that the suspects forcibly entered through the front doors of the business and stole the store’s safe.


Officer Kevin Kirk said in the police report that the front doors appeared to have been pried open and officers saw scuff and scratch marks on the front counter where it appeared that the safe had been lifted and scooted across the counter.


An undisclosed amount of cash was taken from the business.


Wegner said anyone with information about the burglary is asked to contact the Detective Division at 730-2090 or the dispatch center at 541-5300. Social media users may provide tips to the department through its Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and Pinterest accounts.