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If you have any information about the incident, or can identify the suspect, please call Sergeant Keaton at 901-568-5645. Photo: SCSO Instagram If you have any information about the incident, or can identify the suspect, please call Sergeant Keaton at 901-568-5645. Photo: SCSO Instagram
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COLLIERVILLE, TN -
(WMC) - The Shelby County Sheriff's Office is serious about solving crime and have enlisted the help of popular social media sites to do just that.

In an Instagram post Sunday afternoon, officials ask for assistance identifying suspects on the scene of a vandalism that reportedly occurred at Collierville High School on May 6.

The photo, a collage of several surveillance camera screen grabs, shows an unidentified male and female damaging vehicles in the auto shop parking lot.

If you have any information about the incident, or can identify the suspects, please call Sergeant Keaton at 901-568-5645.

This is not the first time SCSO has taken to the web to solve crimes. They frequently post arrest warrant information on its Facebook page.

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