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Jacksonville-area comic book stores urging others to watch out for thieves
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Jacksonville-area comic book stores urging others to watch out for thieves

Jacksonville-area comic book stores urging others to watch out for thieves
Photo Credit: Kathy Dellaire

Jacksonville-area comic book stores urging others to watch out for thieves

Local comic book stores are warning others about two men stealing from their stores. 

Store owner Kathy Dellaire with Mythical Mountain in the Mandarin area tells WOKV two men walked into their store on Wednesday. One started a conversation with her husband while the other man looked around the store. 

“Wednesday is new comic book day, so it is a busy day for all the local comic shops.”

Dellaire says it seems like the two men knew what they were doing, as she says they were able to distract while other swiped. They pulled the surveillance video from the store and noticed the younger man using his black hoodie as a bag. Dellaire says the two men stole several hundred dollars worth of merchandise and comics. 


‘Tis the season for stealing. Anyone recognize these two guys, claiming to be father and son? Our cameras caught them...

Posted by Mythical Mountain on Wednesday, December 5, 2018

The two are also accused of hitting Gotham City Limit on Southside Boulevard. According to its social media page, the two men stole $200 dollars of comics and books. Dellaire tells WOKV she reached out to Altered Egos Comics & Games in Orange Park after reviewing the surveillance video and the two men were inside the store at the time. 


Social Media Land! We need your help! This gentlemen pictured here stole 200 dollars worth of comics and books from...

Posted by Gotham City Limit on Wednesday, December 5, 2018

Altered Egos Comics & Games says the two men left after getting confronted and hit a parked car while trying to get away. 


BOLO - Be On the Look Out - Suspects driving a black Toyota Camry LE (Florida Tag, Orange County, Z64 FUQ), scuff on...

Posted by Altered Egos Comics & Games on Wednesday, December 5, 2018

The comic book shops are asking anyone with information to contact police.


Two men are accused of taking around $200 worth of merchandise from a comic book store in Mandarin. One is accused of...

Posted by News 104.5 WOKV on Friday, December 7, 2018

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