Police seek public’s help to identify thieves
Elkhart police are asking for the public's help in catching theives who stole a woman's purse last week at Walmart.
By Emily Pfund
Posted on Oct. 22, 2013 at 1:00 a.m.
| Updated on Oct. 22, 2013 at 7:03 p.m.
ELKHART — The Elkhart Police Department is asking for the public’s help in identifying two people who stole a woman’s purse at Walmart last week.
According to a police department news release, a woman went into the Subway restaurant inside Walmart at 175 C.R. 6 at 7:18 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 16, and accidentally left her purse behind.
The purse contained several credit cards, personal information and a large amount of cash.
At 7:33 p.m., security cameras recorded two women stealing the purse and walking out of the building.
Anyone with information in the case is asked to contact Det. Steve Mock at (574) 389-4732.