Lee County deputies look for purse thief
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FORT MYERS, Fla.---Lee County sheriff's detectives hope someone will be able to help identify a woman after she was caught stealing someone's purse from a shopping cart.
The theft occurred shortly after 6:30 p.m. on October 24 in the parking lot of the Target located on South Tamiami Trail. The victim tells deputies she unloaded her shopping cart into her car, but forgot her purse in the shopping cart.
The suspect, a black female dressed in a teal colored shirt and accompanied by a small child, exited the Target after the victim.
If you know the identity of this suspect or anything about this crime, call the Lee County Sheriff's Office at 477-1340. Or, to remain anonymous and be eligible for a reward of up to $1,000, call Southwest Florida Crime Stoppers at 1-800-780-TIPS.