The theft occurred at 9:45 p.m. on January 8, at the Paradise Truck Stop, Ridgefield. Two men entered the store and one of them distracted the cashier while his partner in crime crawled along the floor and began pulling the scratch cards out of the counter. The entire theft was captured on video by the store's surveillance cameras.
The Loss Prevention Group is now offering a cash reward to anyone who can help bring the lotto looters to justice. Anyone with details should call Loss Prevention at 360.841.8412