On 2/24/19 at approximately 10:06 pm the Columbia Borough Police Department was dispatched to the 300 Block of Chestnut Street for a retail theft. The caller stated that a clean shaven white male with black, square frame glasses, approximately 5'10" with a heavy build, black jacket and a black beanie cap took 25 lottery tickets without paying for them. The clerk said she gave the male the tickets to look at them and he left out the front door and fled to the rear of the store without paying for them. The value of the tickets was $250.00. Anyone with information regarding this crime should contact the Columbia Borough Police Department at 717-684-7735 or text LANCS to 847411.