Salvation Army donation kettle stolen from Pizza Ranch in Maplewood

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Police in Maplewood, Minnesota are asking for the public's help in identifying a man believed to have stolen a Salvation Army Red Kettle off the counter at Pizza Ranch on Sunday. 

The theft occurred around 8:20 p.m. The suspect was caught on security footage.

This is the second Salvation Army Red Kettle theft that has been reported this holiday season. Earlier this month, two people were seen on security footage using bolt cutters to cut the donation kettle from its stand at Cub Foods in Blaine. Police shared the video with the public and the suspects were eventually identified. The case has been referred to the Anoka County Attorney's Office for possible charges. 

Anyone with information on the theft is asked to contact the Maplewood Police Department at 651-249-2600 or email