Roanoke police looking for suspect in wallet theft

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ROANOKE (WSLS 10) – Roanoke police are looking for a woman suspected of stealing a wallet.

Instead of turning the wallet into a store employee, she took the wallet from the child and put it in her purse.

The wallet's owner reported it missing that same day.

Police describe her as having blonde hair, between 5'6" to 5'8", and is about 160 lbs. She is believed to be between 25 to 30 years old.

If you know her, or have any information, you can call the RPD tip line at 540-344-8500. Callers can choose to remain anonymous.

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Posted by Roanoke Police Department - VA on Friday, November 18, 2016