The Largo Police Department is asking for the public's help in identifying a suspect accused of stealing a wallet out of a purse at a Largo convenience store.
The suspect is seen on surveillance video reaching into a customer's purse at A.S. Food Mart, 1737 Indian Rocks Rd., on April 20. She took a wallet containing credit cards and about $900 in cash, police said. The victim tried to stop the suspect, who fled in a white, four-door older-model sedan.
The suspect is described as a black woman, about 20 to 30 years old, between 5-foot-4 and 5-foot-5 and weighing between 150 and 170 pounds. (See the attached photos.)
Anyone with information about the identity of the suspect is asked to contact Detective Chris Keeler of the Largo Police Department's Investigative Services Division at 727-586-7475.