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    Release Number: 17-551

    • For Immediate Release:
    • Public Information Office of Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office
    • October 6, 2017
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    Suspect Steals Wallet From Shopping Cart

    The wallet contained the victim's smart phone, credit cards and cash.
    • Thursday
    • October 5, 2017
    • Time: 9:15 PM
    • Walmart
    • 7011 West Waters Avenue
    • Tampa, Florida



    White male, approximately 6', thin build, receding black hair, brown eyes. Wearing a black t-shirt with a red logo across chest, light blue jean shorts, black tennis shoes with blue laces.


    On October 5, 2017 at approximately 9:15 pm, at the Walmart located at 7011 West Waters Avenue, the suspect removed the victim's white/pink Prada clutch wallet from her unattended shopping cart. The wallet contained the victim's black LG K20 smart phone, credit cards and $50 in cash. The suspect exited the store on foot and ran west in the parking lot towards Wilsky Boulevard.

    Anyone with any information reference the suspect is asked to call the Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office at 247-8200 or anyone with any information regarding the identity and whereabouts of this suspect and who wants to be eligible for a cash reward is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-873-TIPS (8477), report anonymously online at www.crimestopperstb.com or send a mobile tip using our P3 Tips Mobile application, which is a free download for iPhones, iPads and Droids. You must call Crime Stoppers first to be eligible for a reward.

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