Vacaville Police Searching For Suspect Who Stole A Lost Purse A Good Samaritan Returned

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VACAVILLE —

The Vacaville Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in locating a woman who stole a lost purse from a store employee after a good Samaritan returned it to a local business.

According to the Vacaville police, the suspect “forcibly grabbed” the purse from an employee after repeatedly being told it was not her’s. Since taking the bag, the suspect has used the victim’s cards at several locations, police said.

If you know this woman, or have any information regarding this incident, contact community service officer Beth Collins at (707) 449-5200 and reference case No. 16-00231.