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Police: Suspects steal wallet, make $1K in purchases

By WCTI Staff
Published On: Sep 05 2013 02:03:35 PM CDT
GREENVILLE, PITT COUNTY -

Greenville Police said they are looking for three suspects who stole a wallet to make almost $1,000 in purchases.

According to investigators, the suspects stole the wallet from a shopping cart at a Walmart on Greenville Boulevard, while the victim's back was turned. The crime happened on July 20, police said.

The suspects took cash, credit and debit cards, checks and other items from the wallet to make purchases that totaled almost $1,000, police said. The victim's cards were also used at a WilcoHess station near North Campus Crossing and at Rose Nails before the victim canceled the cards, according to investigators.

Police are asking for the public's help to identify the suspects. Anyone with information is asked to call Greenville Police at 252-329-4315. CrimeStoppers will pay a reward for information that leads to an arrest in this case. Call CrimeStoppers at 252-758-7777.