On Wednesday, November 6, 2013, at approximately 2:30 p.m., two black females found the victim’s purse in a shopping cart. The suspects removed $400 from it and then turned the purse into Customer Service. The incident happened at the Walmart store located at 5800 US Hwy 98 N.
The suspects are described as:
Suspect #1: Black female, 30-40 years old, heavy set wearing a type of cap or net on her head.
Suspect #2: Black female, 30-40 years old, medium to large build with a long ponytail.
The suspect vehicle is a 2000 model Mitsubishi Montero, two tone, possibly white over gray or white over beige with chrome rims, tinted windows, sunroof and a luggage rack.
Anyone with information on the identification of these individuals is asked to contact the Lakeland Police Department at 863-834-6000, or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-226-8477. To be eligible for a cash reward, you must contact Crime Stoppers.
LPD Event #13-21771 Detective Henderson