Suspect changes outfits during GHS burglary

The Gainesville Police Department (GPD) is asking for help identifying a man who broke into Gainesville High School early Wednesday.

According to reports, the burglary happened at approximately 1:30 a.m. The suspect forced his way into the school by breaking a window and then stole several items.

The suspect, a black male, left the scene wearing a different outfit than when he arrived.

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Photos captured by security cameras show the suspect wearing a black shirt and plaid shorts and then wearing a white shirt and black shorts as he carried several bags. GPD did not disclose what items were stolen. 

If you can identify this suspect or know have any information about the burglary, please contact GPD Detective Quinn at 352-339-0506 or

Or you can contact Alachua County Crime Stoppers at: 352-372-7867 or

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