Man charged with stealing cigarettes from Manatee convenience store

Herald Staff ReportSeptember 14, 2013 

Dustin Nypan

MANATEE -- A 22-year-old man was arrested after he stole a pack of cigarettes, according to the Manatee County Sheriff's Office.

Dustin Nypan went into the 7-Eleven at Pearl Avenue and U.S 41 at 1:30 a.m. Saturday, according to a news release.

Deputies say Nypan ordered a pack of cigarettes from the clerk. As the clerk was holding them, Nypan snatched them and ran away without paying.

Nypan was later located by deputies and identified by the clerk. He was arrested and taken to the Manatee County jail.

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