PALMDALE – If you recognize the woman in these surveillance images, then Palmdale Sheriff’s Station detectives would like to hear from you.
The woman is accused of stealing a victim’s cellphone case/wallet after the victim inadvertently left it on a cashier’s counter at a local Walmart, according to Palmdale Community Relations deputy Jodi Wolfe.
The incident happened around 8:15 p.m. Tuesday, March 24, at the Walmart located at 37140 47th Street East in Palmdale, Wolfe said.
“Surveillance video reveals the suspect was standing behind the victim while in the register line. After the victim paid for her groceries, she left the store, leaving the cellphone wallet case on the cashier’s counter,” Wolfe stated. “The suspect began placing her grocery items on the counter at which time she picked up the victim’s wallet. The suspect immediately walked out of the store, leaving her groceries on the register counter.”
The suspect is described as a black female with long black hair. She is believed to be around 30 years old, about 5 feet 6 inches tall and approximately 150 pounds. At the time of the incident, the suspect was wearing black and white leggings, a gray shirt and white shoes, and she was carrying a pink bag.
The suspect was seen leaving in a black vehicle, Wolfe stated.
Anyone with information on the identity of this suspect is encouraged to contact Detective Halvorsen of the Palmdale Sheriff’s Station at 661-272-2479. To remain anonymous, call LA Crime Stoppers at 800-222-TIPS (8477).