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Suspect sought for break-in at distillery near Madison

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(Surveillance photo)

(Surveillance photo)

WENTWORTH, N.C. — Police are searching for a man in connection with a break-in to a business outside of Madison early Friday morning.

According to police, an unknown suspect made entry to the fenced area behind Piedmont Distillers, located at 3960 U.S. 220, and then pried a back door open to enter the facility.

The suspect activated an alarm during the incident.

At the time of the incident, the suspect was wearing blue shorts, a gray sweatshirt and black and white shoes.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crimestoppers at 336-349-9683.