Independence Police are trying to identify two suspects in a recent burglary.

Police were called to the business, M&L Distribution 10808 E. 23rd St. on a report of a burglary Aug. 23. More than $5,000 worth of cell phones were stolen and the building was damaged.

Video surveillance captured images of the suspects as well as the suspects’ vehicle, a black 1990s model Nissan Pathfinder SUV, with a red, white and blue front plate decal. 

Witnesses describe the man as a white male in his 30s, approximately 6-foot tall, 210 pounds wearing a red shirt and red short pants.       

The other suspect was a white female in her 30s, approximately 5-foot-7, with blond hair, wearing a white shirt, white pants, and dark sunglasses.

If anyone recognizes either of the suspects or the suspect vehicle or knows anything about the crime, please call the TIPS Hotline at 474-8477 or the Independence Police at 816-836-3600.

– Staff report