MATTHEWS – While shopping inside of Costco, a woman realized her wallet was stolen from her purse.
An officer with the Matthews Police Department responded to the larceny at Costco at 7:30 p.m. Nov. 18.
A fraudulent purchase was made a short time later at the nearby Best Buy store for several hundred dollars. Costco security confirmed the pictured suspect was responsible for the theft, police said.
The suspect is believed to be responsible for as many as four recent larcenies at Costco involving removing the wallets from purses and then quickly making fraudulent purchases at nearby electronics stores, police said.
Contact Detective Danielle Helms at email@example.com or 704-847-5555 with details regarding the case.