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Police ask for help identifying thief

Published On: Dec 03 2012 02:59:35 PM CST

Madison police are asking for the public's help in identifying a woman suspected of stealing another woman's wallet.

The incident happened just before 1 p.m. last Friday as the 69-year-old victim shopped at St. Vincent de Paul, 1309 Williamson St.

Police said the thief stole the victim's wallet from a cart.

Following the crime, the thief used the victim's debit card to withdraw cash from an ATM located at a Monona Walmart, according to a Madison Police Department incident report.

Police have released a surveillance photo of the suspected thief.

Anyone with information is asked to call Madison Area Crime Stoppers at 608-266-6014.

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