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Opelika police searching for purse theft suspect

The suspect entering the store (Source: Opelika Police Dept.) The suspect entering the store (Source: Opelika Police Dept.)
The suspect's vehicle (Source: Opelika Police Dept.) The suspect's vehicle (Source: Opelika Police Dept.)
OPELIKA, AL (WTVM) - The Opelika Police Department is asking for the public's help identifying a suspect in connection to a stolen purse. 

The incident occurred at Winn Dixie, located at 1441 Fox Run Parkway in Opelika, on Feb. 17 between 5:30 and 6 p.m. 

The victim was shopping and said that she left her purse in the shopping cart for a moment and it was stolen. 

The video surveillance depicts a black female approach the shopping cart and steal the victim's purse. 

When the suspect exited the store she left in a white colored four door vehicle, which is depicted in the attached photograph.

Anyone who can identify the suspect or who has any information on this case is asked to call the Opelika Police Department Investigative Services Division at (334) 705-5220 or the Secret Witness Hotline at (334)745-8665.

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