Circleville – The Circleville Ace Hardware suffered a planned theft today just before closing.
Sources claim that two men, about 6 feet tall, entered Ace Hardware on North Court Street shortly before closing. They grabbed several high-end drills and ran out of the store. A customer was reported to have been pushed down in the grab-and-go but wasn’t injured.
The men made their way out of the shop and got in a waiting vehicle parked near the front door. The vehicle had a getaway driver. The vehicle took off.
Police are currently investigating the incident and reviewing video footage. If you are able to see anything, please contact police.