Man wanted in burglary, string of Madison retail thefts

Allen Vasquez Rodriguez

MADISON, Wis. — Madison police are searching for a man who they said is linked to a burglary and multiple retail thefts.

Allen Vasquez Rodriguez, 32, is accused of stealing from the Home Depot in the 4500 block of Verona Road last month. Police said he is wanted in connection to multiple retail thefts and has been seen taking power tools, yard equipment and drills from local businesses.

A 27-year-old woman may be traveling with him, police said. She is also accused of retail theft.

Anyone with information on the pair’s whereabouts is urged to contact Madison police at (608)255-2345 or Madison Area Crime Stoppers at (608)266-6014.

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