Shoplifting suspect caught on surveillance camera at Valley View Mall

Photos courtesy: Safer City Roanoke on Facebook
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ROANOKE (WSLS 10) - Roanoke Police are looking for a shoplifting suspect from an incident at Valley View Mall September 3.


Roanoke Police posted images on its Facebook page of a woman who allegedly stole items from a store at the mall, then left in a Jeep Cherokee. The post said the woman could be seen on security cameras concealing "several nice things" in her purse, then walking out of the store.

Roanoke police detectives said they want to identify the woman and speak with her about what was seen on surveillance video.

Anonymous tips may be left at (540) 344-8500 or text 274637 (CRIMES). Text messages must begin with keyword: RoanokePD and reference case number 15-093309.