Nfld. & Labrador

Alleged 'dildo bandit' in St. John's identified, sex shop says

Our Pleasure says a video posted online has helped identify an alleged thief caught on camera stealing merchandise.

Our Pleasure tweets suspect's information passed on to police

A sexual product store in St. John's posted photos of this man on Monday afternoon, calling him a 'mystery dildo bandit.' (Our Pleasure/Facebook)

A St. John's sex shop says a video posted online has helped identify an alleged thief caught on camera stealing merchandise.

Our Pleasure posted a video of an apparent theft, with the shop pleading for information about "the mystery dildo bandit."

Our Pleasure, a sexual product store in St. John's, posted video and photos of this man on Monday afternoon. It alleged he stole products from its store. 0:15

"The Dildo Bandit has been identified and the RNC are being contacted," the shop tweeted around noon Tuesday. "Thank you everyone for your help."

The video published by the store this week shows a man grabbing two items from a wall display and putting them in his jacket.

The Royal Newfoundland Constabulary confirmed Wednesday morning it has received a complaint and an officer is investigating.