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Police cast net for shrimp thief in New Jersey

Police in South Jersey are asking for help finding one shellfish man.

Surveillance video captured a fishy incident at an Acme in Pilesgrove Township on Thursday: Someone took about $600 in shrimp from the store, New Jersey State Police said.

The theft happened sometime between 12:30 and 1 p.m. Thursday at the Acme on Route 45 near Route 40.

Police didn't say how the suspect carried the shrimp out of the Salem County store.

Anyone with information is asked to call police at 856-769-0775.