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Police: Man Stole Money From Woman’s Purse At Hospital

Police: Man Stole Money From Woman’s Purse At Hospital

CREATED Jul 22, 2014

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Police have asked the public’s help in identifying a suspect who allegedly stole money from a woman's purse at a Nashville area hospital.

Officials with the Metro Nashville Police Department said the man stole money from the woman’s purse while her family member was undergoing surgery at TriStar Skyline Medical Center.

The alleged victim told police the suspect befriended her while in the waiting room of the hospital. She reportedly walked away from the area while he appeared to be asleep.

When she returned, she said the suspect was gone, along with an undisclosed amount of cash from her purse.

Anyone who recognizes the suspect has been asked to contact Crime Stoppers at 74-CRIME.