Police search for man who stole more than $3,000 from a Vietnam veteran in Southwest Virginia

Watch the video to see the surveillance footage of the theft

HILLSVILLE, Va. – The Hillsville Police Department is searching for the man it believes stole thousands of dollars from a Vietnam veteran.

According to authorities, the veteran’s wallet had more than $3,000 in it when it was stolen at a convenience store.

Police posted surveillance footage on Thursday morning showing the suspect, who has tattoos on his throat and on the back of both hands, in a hat and all-black attire as he stole the wallet.

According to officers, the suspect was driving a silver Audi SUV.

Anyone who may have information about this theft is asked to contact Investigator Gravley at 276-728-2251 Ext. 305.

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